/lcm/api/v1/settings/add/vidm adds a VMware Identity Manager (vIDM) to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.


Satisfy the following conditions before performing any tasks for this use case.

  • Use POST /lcm/api/v1/login to log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.

  • Verify that you have a valid authentication token that matches your login credentials. See Request an Authentication Token.

  • Verify that you have an existing VMware Identity Manager version 2.9.2.

  • Verify that you have added an active directory server to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. See Add an Active Directory Server.

curl Command

The following example adds and enables a vIDM for all users.

curl -X POST "https://LCM-Hostname/lcm/api/v1/settigs/add/vidm" \
        -H "accept: application/json" \
        -H "x-xenon-auth-token: $token" \
        -H "content-type: application/json" \
        -d '{
           "hostname": "$vIDMhostFQDN",
           "adminUserName": "$adminUserName",
           "adminPassword": "$adminPassword",
           "vidmCloudAdminGroup": "ALL_USERS",
           "enabled": true}'

JSON Output

The following JSON output is returned when the operation completes successfully.

200 Operation successful