Use the vSphere Web Client to manage attachment of workload VMs to compute network segments.


Your SDDC compute network must have at least one segment. See Create or Modify a Network Segment.


  1. Log in to the vSphere Client for your SDDC.
  2. Select Menu > Global Inventory Lists.
  3. Select Logical Networks.
  4. In the vCenter Server drop down menu, select the vCenter Server that manages the logical network you want to use.
  5. Click next to the logical network name to select it.
    The image shows the Logical Networks page with a logical network highlighted and the Attach VM and Detach VM buttons shown.
  6. Select whether to attach or detach VMs.
    • Click Attach VM to attach VMs to the selected network.
    • Click Detach VM to detach VMs from the selected network.
  7. Select the virtual machine(s) you want to attach or detach, click >> to move them to the Selected Objects column, and click Next.
  8. For each VM, select the virtual NIC you want to attach and click Next.
  9. Click Finish.