The vApp workflow category contains workflows related to vApp management tasks such as cloning a vApp, adding a vApp network, enabling maintenance mode for it, and so on.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a vApp with a new virtual machine

Adds a new vApp containing a single virtual machine.

Add a vApp network

Add a new vApp network to a vApp.

Add a vApp template virtual machine

Adds a virtual machine to a vApp from a template.

Add a vApp virtual machine

Adds a virtual machine to a vApp.

Capture a vApp

Captures a vApp as a vApp template.

Clone a vApp

Clones a vApp.

Compose a vApp

Composes a vApp from vApp or virtual machine templates.

Delete a vApp

Deletes a vApp.

Delete a vApp network

Deletes a vApp network.

Download a vApp

Downloads a vApp to a local file system.

Enable maintenance mode

Enables or disables the maintenance mode for a vApp.

Rename a vApp

Renames a vApp.

Share a vApp

Updates the sharing configuration of a vApp.

Update a vApp

Updates a vApp.

vApp Custom Properties Workflows

The Custom Properties workflow category contains workflows related to vApp custom parameter management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Custom Properties.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a custom parameter

Adds a custom parameter to the vApp product section.

Modify a vApp custom parameter value

Modifies a vApp's custom parameter.

Remove a custom parameter from a vApp

Removes a custom parameter from a vApp.

Network Workflows

The Network workflow category contains workflows related to network configuration management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Network > Config.

Workflow Name

Description

Add an organization vDC network to a vApp

Adds an organization vDC network to a vApp.

Fence vApp networks

Sets the bridged network configuration to NAT-routed and disables the firewall service.

You can access the DHCP workflow from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Network > Config > DHCP.

Workflow Name

Description

Set up a DHCP service

Sets up a DHCP service on a vApp network.

You can access the Firewall workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Network > Config > Firewall.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a firewall rule

Adds a firewall rule to the firewall service on a vApp network.

Clear firewall rules

Clears all firewall rules of the firewall service on a vApp network.

Set up a firewall service

Sets up a firewall service on a vApp network.

You can access the NAT workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Network > Config > NAT.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a NAT rule

Adds a NAT rule to the NAT service on a vApp network.

Clear NAT rules

Clears all NAT rules of the NAT service on a vApp network.

Set up a NAT service

Sets up a NAT service on a vApp network.

You can access the Routing workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Network > Config > Routing.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a static route

Adds a static route to the static routing service on a vApp network.

Clear static routes

Clears all static routes of a static routing service on a vApp network.

Set up a static routing service

Sets up a static routing service on a vApp network.

vApp Power Workflows

The Power workflow category contains workflows related to vApp power management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Power.

Workflow Name

Description

Deploy a vApp

Deploys a vApp and optionally powers it on.

Discard a suspended state vApp

Discards the state of a suspended vApp.

Power off a vApp

Powers off a vApp. Does not free the resources reserved for the vApp.

Power on a vApp

Powers on a vApp.

Reboot a vApp

Sends a notification to the vApp's guest virtual machines to reboot.

Reset a vApp

Resets a vApp.

Shut down a vApp

Sends a notification to the vApp's guest virtual machines to shut down.

Suspend a vApp

Suspends a vApp. Does not free the resources reserved for the vApp.

Undeploy a vApp

Stops or suspends a vApp and frees the resources reserved for the vApp.

vApp Snapshot Workflows

The Snapshot workflow category contains workflows related to vApp snapshot management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > Snapshot.

Workflow Name

Description

Create a snapshot

Creates a vApp snapshot.

Remove all snapshots

Removes all vApp snapshots.

Revert to current snapshot

Reverts to the current vApp snapshot.

VM Workflows

The VM workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM.

Workflow Name

Description

Delete a virtual machine

Deletes a virtual machine.

Eject media

Ejects media from a virtual machine.

Insert media

Inserts media into a virtual machine.

Rename a virtual machine

Renames a virtual machine.

Wire a virtual machine network

Connects a virtual machine's NIC with a vApp network and assigns IP properties to the NIC.

VM CPU Workflows

The CPU workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine CPU management.

You can access the workflow from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > CPU.

Workflow Name

Description

Change the number of CPUs

Changes the number of CPUs of a virtual machine.

VM Custom Properties Workflows

The Custom Properties workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine custom parameter management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Custom Properties.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a custom parameter to a virtual machine

Adds a custom parameter to a vApp product section.

Modify the custom parameter value for a virtual machine

Modifies a virtual machine's custom parameter.

Remove a custom parameter from a virtual machine

Removes a custom parameter from a virtual machine.

VM Guest Customization Workflows

The Guest Customization workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine guest customization.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Guest Customization.

Workflow Name

Description

Change computer name

Changes the computer name of a virtual machine.

Customize guest OS

Customizes the computer name and SID.

VM Hard Disk Workflows

The Hard Disk workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine hard disk management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Hard Disk.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a hard disk

Adds a hard disk to a virtual machine.

Attach a hard disk

Attaches a hard disk to a virtual machine.

Change hard disk capacity

Changes a virtual machine's hard disk capacity.

Detach a hard disk

Detaches a hard disk from a virtual machine.

Remove a hard disk

Removes a hard disk from a virtual machine.

VM Memory Workflows

The Memory workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine memory management.

You can access the workflow from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Memory.

Workflow Name

Description

Change memory capacity

Changes the memory capacity of a virtual machine.

VM NIC Workflows

The NIC workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine NIC management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > NIC.

Workflow Name

Description

Add a NIC

Add a NIC to a virtual machine.

Remove a NIC

Removes a NIC from a virtual machine.

Update virtual machine MAC address

Changes the MAC address of a virtual machine.

Update virtual machine MAC and IP addresses

Changes the NICs MAC addresses and updates the IP for network cards with a pool allocation mode.

VM Power Workflows

The Power workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine power management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Power.

Workflow Name

Description

Deploy a virtual machine

Deploys a virtual machine and optionally powers it on.

Discard a suspended state virtual machine

Discards the state of a suspended virtual machine.

Power off a virtual machine

Powers off a virtual machine. Does not free the resources reserved for the virtual machine.

Power on a virtual machine

Powers on a virtual machine.

Reboot a virtual machine

Sends a notification to the virtual machine guest operating system to reboot.

Reset a virtual machine

Resets a virtual machine.

Shut down a virtual machine

Sends a notification to the virtual machine guest operating system to shut down.

Suspend a virtual machine

Suspends a virtual machine. Does not free the resources reserved for the virtual machine.

Undeploy a virtual machine

Stops or suspends a virtual machine and frees the resources reserved for the virtual machine.

VM Screen Workflows

The Screen workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine screen management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Screen.

Workflow Name

Description

Acquire a ticket

Acquires a ticket for the remote console of a virtual machine.

Get a thumbnail

Gets a screenshot of a virtual machine's desktop.

VM Snapshot Workflows

The Snapshot workflow category contains workflows related to virtual machine snapshot management.

You can access these workflows from Library > vCloud Director > vApp > VM > Snapshot.

Workflow Name

Description

Create a snapshot

Creates a virtual machine snapshot.

Remove all snapshots

Removes all virtual machine snapshots.

Revert to current snapshot

Reverts to the current virtual machine snapshot.