Article number
000004075
Affected Versions
All
Source Hypervisor
All
Target Hypervisor
All

Unable to change VM recovery VRA – getting Exception: “This is not allowed when you change a datastore.”

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Root Cause

it seems to be related to a previous data store change that was not updated.

Symptoms

Unable to change VM recovery VRA - getting an Exception: "This is not allowed when you change a datastore."

from the logs:
"
,E,248,ProtectionGroupController,ChangeRecoveryHostImpl,"Exception occurred during change recovery host implementation: Zerto.Zvm.Common.ProtectionGroupControllerException: VM [VM vm-12345, server 8e285c33-3572-4b0b-9b6d-fecc35d275b8] The recovery compute resource cannot be changed. 
This is not allowed when you change a datastore.
"
 

Solution

Edit the VPG, but without making any changes.
Click 'Done' and wait until the VPG update has completed.
once done, reattempt the change of recovery host.