An interface must be enabled or its status must be connected for an NSX Edge to isolate the virtual machines within that interface (port group or logical switch).


  1. Log in to the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Click Networking & Security > NSX Edges.
  3. Double-click an NSX Edge.
  4. Navigate to NSX Edge interface settings by clicking Manage > Settings > Interfaces.
  5. Select an interface to connect.
  6. Click the Connect (Connect icon in HTML5. or Enable icon in vSphere Web Client.) icon.