Removing a scheduled task removes all future occurrences of the task. The history associated with all completed occurrences of the task remains in the vCenter Server database.


To remove scheduled tasks, the vSphere Client must be connected to the vCenter Server system.

Required privilege:Scheduled Task.Remove Task


  1. In the vSphere Client, click Home > Management > Scheduled Tasks.
  2. Select the task.
  3. Select Inventory > Scheduled Task > Remove.
  4. Click OK.


The task is removed from the list of scheduled tasks.