When you use vSphere Lifecycle Manager images, you need a different set of privileges for each task.

Table 1. VMware vSphere vSphere Lifecycle Manager Privileges For Using Images
Task Required Privileges
Set Up Image
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
Import Image
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
  • Upload File.Upload File
Export Image VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
Edit Image
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
Work with Recommendations
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
Work with Depot
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Write
Manage Depot Overrides
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Write
Check Compliance VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
Run Remediation Pre-Check
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: General Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.ESXi Health Perspectives.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Remediation Privileges.Read
Remediate Against an Image
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: General Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.ESXi Health Perspectives.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Remediation Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Remediation Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
Edit Remediation Settings
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Write
Update Firmware
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Read
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Image Privileges.Write
  • VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Settings Privileges.Read
View Hardware Compatibility VMware vSphere Lifecycle Manager.Lifecycle Manager: Hardware Compatibility Privileges.Access Hardware Compatibility

For more information about managing users, groups, roles, and permissions, see the vSphere Security documentation.