You can add tags to objects to make searching easier. When you specify a tag, you can also specify a scope.

NSX Cloud Note: If using NSX Cloud, see How to use NSX-T Data Center Features with the Public Cloud for a list of auto-generated logical entities, supported features, and configurations required for NSX Cloud.


  1. From your browser, log in with admin privileges to an NSX Manager at https://<nsx-manager-ip-address>.
  2. Edit an object.
    For example, go to the Segments tab and edit a segment.
  3. Go the Tags field and add tags.
    Each tag has a tag value, which is required, and a scope value, which is optional. An object can have a maximum of 30 tags. The maximum length of a tag is 256 characters. The maximum length of a scope is 128 characters.
  4. Click Save.