To support View Composer, the vCenter Server user must have privileges in addition to those required to support View Manager. Create a View Composer role for the vCenter Server user with the View Manager privileges and these additional privileges.

View Composer Privileges

Privilege Group

Privileges to Enable

Datastore

Allocate space

Browse datastore

Low level file operations

Virtual machine

Inventory (all)

Configuration (all)

State (all)

In Provisioning:

Clone virtual machine

Allow disk access

Resource

Assign virtual machine to resource pool

Global

Enable methods

Disable methods

System tag

Network

(all)