Revert to a snapshot to restore the virtual machine to the state of the snapshot.


Verify that you have the Virtual machine.Snapshot management.Revert to snapshot privilege on the virtual machine.


  1. Click Virtual Machines in the VMware Host Client inventory.
  2. Right-click the virtual machine in the list and select Snapshots > Restore snapshot.
    Note: The current state of the virtual machine will be lost unless you save it in a snapshot.
  3. Click Restore to revert the virtual machine to the most recent snapshot.