You can review and change the name, description, and other general properties of a vApp.


Verify that 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. In the card of the selected vApp, click Details to view and edit the vApp properties.
  4. Review and change the properties as needed, and click Save.
    Option Action
    Name Enter a new name for the vApp.
    Description Type an optional description of the vApp.
    Snapshot If there is a snapshot, details for it display.
    Leases Select Renew to renew the lease.
    1. Schedule the runtime lease in number of days.

      Defines how long the vApp can run before it is automatically stopped

    2. Schedule the storage lease in number of days.

      Defines the number of days in which the vApp remains available before being automatically deleted.


The general settings are saved.