If you move a VMware device to a different collector, you must follow one of these procedures to force the changes to take effect:
Restart the collector daemons. To do this, go to Advanced > Settings, select Daemons in the left panel, and then click Restart in the row for each of these daemons:
Alternatively, as user zenoss, enter the following commands to stop and then restart these Zenoss daemons:
zenvmwaremodeler restart zenvmwareperf restart zenvmwareevents restart
Navigate to the page for the organizer that represents the VMware endpoint (for example,
Devices/VMware, myEndpoint), and then select Push Changes from the Action menu.