You can set specific responses to host isolation that occurs in your vSphere HA cluster.

This page is editable only if you have activated vSphere HA.


  1. In the vSphere Client, browse to the vSphere HA cluster.
  2. Click the Configure tab.
  3. Select vSphere Availability and click Edit.
  4. Click Failures and Responses and expand Response for Host Isolation.
  5. To configure the host isolation response, select Disabled, Shut down and restart VMs, or Power off and restart VMs.
  6. Click OK.


Your setting for the host isolation response takes effect.