To stop allocating bandwidth to the virtual machines from the reservation quota of a network resource pool, remove the association between the port group to which the virtual machines are connected and the pool.


  1. Locate a distributed port group in the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Select a distributed switch and click the Networks tab.
    2. Click Distributed Port Groups.
  2. Select the distributed port group and click Edit distributed port group settings.
  3. In the Edit Settings dialog box for the port group, click General.
  4. From the Network resource pool drop-down menu, select (default) and click OK.


The distributed port group becomes associated with the default VM network resource pool.