You can configure the on-premises vCloud Availability appliance to use the default VMware repository for the upgrade.


  1. In a Web browser, navigate to https://On-Prem-Appliance-IP-address/ui/admin.
  2. Install updates.
    1. On the Configuration tab, click Edit against the Update repository entry .
    2. Select Use Default Repository and click Apply.
    3. Click Check for update against the Product version entry.
    4. Click Update and wait for the update to install.
    The appliance restarts automatically.

What to do next

After you upgrade the on-premises vCloud Availability appliance, complete the upgrade with a post-upgrade configuration. For more information, see Configure vCloud Availability On-Premises Post-Upgrade.