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How to rename a Failover Cluster in Virtual Machine Manager 2012 R2

by Cengiz Kuskaya

Problem Description :

In case of you renamed a Failover Cluster in Failover Cluster Manager which is connected to a SCVMM 2012 R2 you will see that the renaming will not be reflected in SCVMM 2012 R2.

Solution :

Under these circumstances you can basically rename the Failover Cluster over the VirtualManagerDB > dbo.tbl_ADHC_HostCluster > Name Column as follows.
 

1) Connect to the VirtualManagerDB via SSMS.
2) Expand tables and navigate to dbo.tbl_ADHC_HostCluster.
3) And rename the Failover Cluster under the names column.

VirtualManagerDB

dbo.tbl_ADHC_HostCluster