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.


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.