You can review and enable the alarm in the vSphere Client

After setting the alarm rule, review the alarm before enabling the alarm.


Required Privilege: Alarms.Create alarm or Alarms.Modify alarm


  1. Review the Alarm Name, Description, Targets, and Alarm Rule.
  2. (Optional) Configure alarm transitions and frequency.
  3. Select Enable this alarm to enable the alarm.


The alarm is enabled.