When you copy a vApp to another virtual data center, the original vApp remains in the source virtual data center.


  • You are at least a vApp author.
  • The vApp is powered off.


  1. On the Virtual Datacenters dashboard screen, click the card of the virtual data center you want to explore, and select vApps from the left panel.
  2. Click Card Icon to view the vApps in a card view.
  3. From the More menu of the vApp you want to copy, select Copy to.
  4. Type a name and description.
  5. Select the virtual data center in which you want to create the copy of the vApp.
  6. Click OK.


The vApp is copied with the name and description you provided to the specified virtual data center.