If you change the SSL certificate of vCenter Server, you cannot access vSphere Replication.
vSphere Replication uses certificate-based authentication to connect to vCenter Server. If you change the vCenter Server certificate, vSphere Replication is inaccessible.
The vSphere Replication database contains the old vCenter Server certificate.
- In the vSphere Web Client, right-click the vSphere Replication Management Server virtual machine and power it off and on.
- Log into the VRMS Appliance Management Interface of the vSphere Replication appliance and click .
Do not change any configuration information before clicking Restart.vSphere Replication restarts with the new vCenter Server certificate.