You can download the update for your vRealize Automation appliance from a public repository on the Web site.


  • Back up and save your environment.

  • Ensure that your virtual appliance is powered on.


  1. Go to the management console for your virtual appliance by using its fully qualified domain name,
  2. Log in with the user name root and the password you specified when the appliance was deployed.
  3. Click the Update tab.
  4. Click Settings.
  5. (Optional) Set how often to check for updates in the Automatic Updates panel.
  6. Select Use Default Repository in the Update Repository panel.

    Select the Use Specified Repository option if you download the virtual appliance updates from an internal repository and enter the URL of the repository you created in the Repository URL text box.

    For example, if the repository directory is vcac_update_repo, the URL should be similar to .

  7. Click Save Settings.