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time esx vm's to reboot


i am running vcenter and i want to schedule some vm's to reboot on a specific time/day

is this possible?

als vm's are running on windows server 2012 r2
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There seems to be 2 options
1. vAPP
2. Powercli
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1- Open your vSphere client and press Crtl+s
2- Select Change the VM power state
3- Select the virtual machines that you want to reboot
4- Select the Power Operation option as Reset
5- Give the Task Name and frequency
6- Finish
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You should use the Windows task manager to reboot the servers and not vCenter.