You must assign the vCloud Suite license key to the ESXi hosts that run the components of vCloud Suite.

Required privilege: Global.Licenses

Verify that the vSphere Client is connected to the vCenter Server system.

Verify that the vCloud Suite license key is added in the repository of vCenter Server. See Add the vCloud Suite License by Using the vSphere Client

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In the vSphere Client, select Home > Administration > Licensing.

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Select Manage vSphere Licenses.

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Click Next.

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On the Assign Licenses page, select ESX.

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Select the ESXi hosts that run the vCloud Suite components.

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From the Product pane, select the vCloud Suite license key.

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On the Remove License Keys page, click Next.

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Click Finish to save your changes.