vcenter vm power: suspend

Suspends a powered-on virtual machine.


HTTP request

POST https://{server}/rest/vcenter/vm/{vm}/power/suspend

Path Parameters

Name Type Description
vm string Virtual machine identifier.


HTTP Status Code: 200



HTTP Status Code Type Description
500 error if the system reports an error while responding to the request.
404 not_found if the virtual machine is not found.
400 already_in_desired_state if the virtual machine is already suspended.
400 not_allowed_in_current_state if the virtual machine is powered off.
400 resource_busy if the virtual machine is performing another operation.
503 service_unavailable if the system is unable to communicate with a service to complete the request.
401 unauthenticated if the user can not be authenticated.
403 unauthorized if the user doesn't have the required privileges.