Edit an affinity or anti-affinity rule to enable or disable the rule, add or remove virtual machines, or change the rule's name.

Prerequisites

This operation requires the Organization vDC: VM-VM Affinity Edit right. This right is included in the predefined Catalog Author, vApp Author, and Organization Administrator roles.

Procedure

  1. Click My Cloud.
  2. Click VMs in the left pane and click the Affinity Rules tab.
  3. Right click the rule to modify, and select Edit Rule.
  4. (Optional) : Type a new Rule Name to rename the rule.
  5. (Optional) : Select a virtual machine from the top Virtual Machines list and click Add to add the selected virtual machine to the rule.

    Repeat this step to add multiple virtual machines.

  6. (Optional) : Select a virtual machine from the bottom Virtual Machines list and click Remove to remove the selected virtual machine from the rule.

    Repeat this step to remove multiple virtual machines.

  7. (Optional) : Select Enabled to enable the rule or deselect Enable to disable the rule.
  8. Click OK to apply the changes to the rule.