You can edit a tag to change its name or description.

Before you begin

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

About this task

After a tag has been created, you cannot change the tag's category.

Procedure

  1. From the vSphere Web Client Home, click Tags.
  2. Click the Items tab and click Tags.
  3. Select the tag to edit.
  4. Click the Edit Tag icon (Edit Tag icon).
  5. (Optional) : In the Name text box, enter a new name for the tag.

    Tag names must be unique within their category.

  6. (Optional) : In the Description text box, edit the description for the tag.
  7. Click OK.