You can take the snapshot of a virtual machine any time. If you change the configurations of the virtual machines frequently, you can take the snapshots of individual configurations and return to them at any time.
See About snapshots
To create a snapshot
In the Symantec Management Console, on the Home menu, click Virtual Machine Management.
In the left pane, do one of the following:
Click the virtual machine and on the virtual machine page, under Actions, click Create Snapshot.
Right-click the virtual machine, and click Create Snapshot.
In the Create Snapshot dialog box, do one of the following:
Select Use the default snapshot name option for creating a snapshot with default settings. By default, this option is selected.
The name of the default snapshot is assigned in the following format:
Virtual Machine Name Creation Date Creation Time.
For example, TestVM 20-Aug-2011 20:30:20 PM.
Select Name to manually enter the Name and Description of the snapshot.
A task is created in the Manage > Jobs and Tasks menu. This task creates a snapshot with the specified configuration.
To make changes to the task, update the configuration and click Save changes.
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