If a rule in the inventory is in inactive state, you can edit the rule and assign a different host profile to the hosts that match the criteria for the rule.
- On the vSphere Web Client Home page, click Auto Deploy.
By default, only the Administrator role has privileges to use the vSphere Auto Deploy service.
- On the Deploy Rules tab, from the list of rules in the inventory select the rule that you want to edit and click Edit.
The Edit Deploy Rule dialog box appears.
- Select the Select host profile page and assign a new host profile to the hosts matching the rule.
If you do not want to assign a host profile to the selected hosts
Select the Do not include a host profile check box.
If you want to assign a host profile to the selected hosts
Select a host profile from the list.
- Click OK.