Edit the destination ports and uplinks for a port mirroring session to change where traffic for the session is mirrored.

Before you begin

Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vSphere Client and select the Networking inventory view.
  2. Right-click the vSphere distributed switch in the inventory pane, and select Edit Settings.
  3. On the Port Mirroring tab, select the port mirroring session to modify and click Edit.
  4. Click the Destinations tab.
  5. (Optional) : Select the Destination type of the destination to add.

    Option

    Description

    Port

    Type one or more Port IDs to use as a destination for the port mirroring session. Separate multiple IDs with a comma.

    Uplink

    Select one or more uplinks to use as a destination for the port mirroring session.

  6. (Optional) : Type one or more port IDs or ranges of port IDs to add as a destination for the port mirroring session and click >>.

    Separate multiple IDs with commas.

  7. (Optional) : Select a destination from the right-hand column and click << to remove the destination from the port mirroring session.
  8. Click OK.