If the backup distributed virtual port group (DVPG) of the logical switch is deleted on the vCenter Server, then the Status column of the Logical Switches page displays Out of sync status.


DVPG of the logical switch is deleted on vCenter Server.


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to Home > Networking & Security > Logical Switches.
    Click Resolve to create a new distributed port group for the logical switch.
  2. In the Status column, click the Out of sync link to see the detailed reason for this out of sync state.
  3. Click the Resolve button to resolve the issue.


This invokes API to recreate the backup DVPG.