After a scheduled task is created, you can change the schedule, frequency, and other attributes of the task. You can edit and reschedule tasks before or after they run.

Before you begin

Required privilege:Schedule Task > Modify


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the object for which you want to edit a scheduled task.

    To view all scheduled tasks for a vCenter Server instance, navigate to that vCenter Server instance.

  2. Select Monitor, and select Tasks & Events.
  3. Select Scheduled Tasks from the list on the left.
  4. Right-click the task and select Edit.
  5. Change the task attributes as necessary.
  6. Click OK.