You can remove a tag that has been applied to an object.


Required privilege: Inventory Service > vSphere Tagging > Assign or Unassign vSphere Tag on the root vCenter Server instance.


  1. Browse to the object in the vSphere Web Client inventory.
  2. Click the Manage tab and click Tags.
  3. Select a tag to remove and click the Detach Tag icon (Detach Tag icon).
  4. Click Yes to confirm the removal of the tag.