After you upgrade NSX for vSphere, configure user privileges for access to the vSphere to vCenter Server inventory to the svc-nsxmanager service account.


  1. Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name




  2. On the vSphere Web Client Home page, click Administration and click Global Permissions.
  3. Click the Add icon.

  4. In the Global Permission Root - Add Permission dialog box, click Add.
  5. In the Select Users/Groups dialog box, select rainpole.local from the Domain drop-down menu.
  6. In the search box, enter svc-nsxmanager and press Enter.
  7. Select svc-nsxmanager, click Add and click OK.

  8. In the Global Permission Root - Add Permission dialog box, from the Assigned Role drop-down menu, select Administrator, select Propagate to children, and click OK.
  9. Click OK.