You can write an application rule to directly manipulate and manage application traffic.

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For application rule examples, see Application Rule Examples.


  1. Log in to the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Click Networking & Security and then click NSX Edges.
  3. Double-click an NSX Edge.
  4. Click Manage and then click the Load Balancer tab.
  5. In the left navigation panel, click Application Rules.
  6. Click the Add (Add icon.) icon.
  7. Type the name and script for the rule.

    For information on the application rule syntax, see

  8. Click OK.