You can modify the properties of organization VDC networks.


Verify that you are an organization administrator, system administrator, or that you are assigned a role that includes an equivalent set of rights.


  1. In the top navigation bar, click Networking.
  2. On the Networks tab, click the name of the organization VDC network that you want to edit.
  3. On the General tab, click Edit.
    1. Edit the name and the description of the network.
    2. If the VDC in which you created the network is backed by NSX Data Center for vSphere, toggle on or off the Shared option to make the organization VDC network available to other organization VDCs within the same organization.
  4. To edit the connection settings of the network, click Connection.
    1. Depending on your networking configuration, choose one of the following.
      • To connect the network to an edge gateway and to enable routing, turn on the Connect to an edge gateway option.
      • To isolate the network from all other networks, turn off the Connect to an edge gateway option.
    2. If your network is connected to an egde gateway on which you enabled non-distributed routing, turn on the Distributed Routing toggle to force all VM traffic through the service router.
    3. To advertise the network and route it to external network, turn on the Route Advertisement option.
  5. Click Save.