You can use this workflow to apply security tags to a VM. Security tags are labels that can be applied to workflows to define certain characteristics and how the workflow is flagged and categorized.


  1. Click the Workflows tab and then navigate to Library > NSX > NSX workflows > Apply security tags on VM.
  2. Click the green Start Workflow icon.
  3. Select the NSX Connection object (NSX endpoint). If not set, select the connection from the NSX inventory from the vRO inventory view.
  4. Enter the security tag IDs.
  5. Enter the virtual machine managed object reference.
  6. Click Submit.