VMware recommends that you create roles to suit the access control needs of your environment.


Verify that you are logged in as a user with Administrator privileges, such as root or vpxuser.


  1. On the vSphere Client Home page, click Roles.
  2. Right-click the Roles tab information panel and click Add.
  3. Type a name for the new role.
  4. Select privileges for the role and click OK.