You can remove an uplink, or physical network adapter, from a vSphere distributed switch.
Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.
- Log in to the vSphere Client and select a host in the inventory pane.
- Click the Configuration tab and click Networking.
- Select the vSphere Distributed Switch view.
- Click Manage Physical Adapters.
- Click Remove to remove the uplink from the vSphere distributed switch.
- Click OK.