Stopping a vApp powers off or shuts down all the virtual machines in the vApp. You must stop a vApp before you can perform certain actions. For example, adding it to a catalog, copying it, moving it, and so on.

Prerequisites

The vApp must be started.

Procedure

  1. From the Navigator, select Compute > vApps.
  2. Select the vApp you want to stop.
  3. From the Power menu, select Power Off.
  4. Click OK.

Results

All virtual machines in the vApp power down.