You can import an XML file that contains the association of workflows with objects in the vSphere inventory.


  • Verify that you have configured at least one Orchestrator server to work with the same Single Sign-On instance to which both the vCenter Server and vSphere Web Client are pointing. You must also ensure that Orchestrator is registered as a vCenter Serverextension. You register Orchestrator as a vCenter Server extension when you specify a user account that has the necessary privileges to manage vCenter Server extensions. For more information, see Installing and Configuring VMware vRealize Orchestrator.
  • Log in as a member of the Administrators group to be able to configure the default Orchestrator server.


  1. In the object navigator, click vRealize Orchestrator.
  2. Click the Manage tab.
  3. Click the Context Actions subtab.
  4. Click the Import icon Import button to insert association workflows..
  5. Browse to select the XML file to import and click Open.


Orchestrator compares the two associated workflow sets and imports the missing workflow associations.