You cannot create a desktop pool if there is a permissions problem with an ESX/ESXi host, ESX/ESXi cluster, or datacenter.

You cannot create a desktop pool in View Administrator because the templates, ESX/ESXi host, ESX/ESXi cluster, or datacenter are not accessible.

This problem has a number of possible causes.

You do not have the correct permissions to create a pool.

You do not have the correct permissions to access the templates.

You do not have the correct permissions to access the ESX/ESXi host, ESX/ESXi cluster, or datacenter.

If the Template Selection screen does not show any available templates, verify that you have sufficient permissions to access the templates.

Verify that you have sufficient permissions to access the ESX/ESXi host, ESX/ESXi cluster, or datacenter.

Verify that you have sufficient permissions to create a pool.