Error: vCenter Task message "Reconfigure virtual machine"


The article explains the message "Reconfigure Virtual Machine" on the VCenter task list.


Customers with the Clumio Connector deployed in their VMware environment may notice the following tasks in their vCenter Task list:

Task Name: Reconfigure virtual machine

Target: {Clumio Connector VM Name}


Cause and Resolution

During a Clumio backup, target VM snapshots are mounted to the Connector VM in read-only mode and subsequently removed as part of the backup. The "Reconfigure virtual machine" tasks are normally seen as a result of the backup operation and are considered to be normal.