Starting Microsoft Hyper-V Failover to Replica
Before starting a replica failover job for Hyper-V, make sure that you have a Hyper-V replication job with at least one backup available. Refer to Creating Hyper-V Replication Jobs for details.
To start the procedure of switching a Hyper-V system workload to a backup VM, do the following:
Click Recover in the Jobs menu.
Click VM replica failover in the Microsoft Hyper-V Full Recovery section. Note that the Hyper-V replication job must have been completed successfully for this option to be available.
Alternatively, select the relevant replication job and click Recover > VM replica failover.
Addtionally, the failover can be performed by using by using the search function.
The New Failover Job Wizard for Microsoft Hyper-V opens.