You can edit the content of a custom patch baselines from the Update Manager Admin view.


Required privileges: VMware vSphere Update Manager.Manage Baselines


  1. In the Home view of the vSphere Web Client, select the Update Manager icon.
  2. From the Objects tab, select an Update Manager instance.
    The Objects tab also displays all the vCenter Server system to which an Update Manager instance is connected.
  3. Click the Manage tab, and click Patch Repository.
  4. Select a patch from the list, and click Add to baseline.
    The Edit containing baselines dialog box opens.
  5. Select the baselines in which you want to include the patch.
    • To add the patch to a baseline, select that baseline from the list.
    • To remove the patch from a baseline, deselect the baseline from the list.
    Note: Do not deselect an already selected baseline, unless you want to remove the patch from that baseline.
  6. Click OK.