You can suspend a vApp to suspend all its virtual machines and child vApps. Virtual machines are suspended in the reverse order of the specified startup order.

Before you begin

Required privilege: vApp > Suspend on the vApp.

About this task

All virtual machines are suspended regardless of the Suspend behavior you specified in the Power Management VM Option for the virtual machine.


  1. Navigate to the vApp you want to suspend.
  2. Right-click the vApp and select Suspend.