You can delete the baselines and baseline groups that you no longer need. Deleting a baseline detaches it from all the objects to which the baseline is attached. You cannot delete predefined and system-managed baselines.


  • Required privileges: VMware vSphere Update Manager.Manage Baselines.


  1. In the vSphere Client, select Menu > Update Manager.
  2. Navigate to Menu > Update Manager.
    The Update Manager home appears.
  3. Click Baselines.
  4. Select a baseline or a baseline group from the list and click Delete.
  5. Click OK to confirm the deletion.