You can use an existing provider role as a template for the creation of a new role.


Verify that you have the rights to add new roles to VMware Cloud Director.


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Administration.
  2. In the left panel, under Provider Access Control, select Roles.
  3. Select the role that you want to clone and click Clone.
  4. In the Clone Role window, enter a name and description for the cloned role.
  5. (Optional) To edit the cloned rights, turn on the Modify Selected Rights toggle, and select or deselect the rights you want to change for the cloned role.
  6. Click Save.