You can 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. Click Manage in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Security & Users.
  2. Click Roles.
  3. Click Add role.
  4. Enter a name for the new role.
  5. Select privileges from the list to associate with the new role and click Add.