An administrator must have certain privileges to manage persistent disks in View Administrator.

Persistent Disk Management Tasks and Privileges lists common persistent disk management tasks and shows the privileges that are required to perform each task. You perform these tasks on the Persistent Disks page in View Administrator.

Persistent Disk Management Tasks and Privileges

Task

Required Privileges

Detach a disk

Manage Persistent Disks on the disk and Manage Pool on the pool.

Attach a disk

Manage Persistent Disks on the disk and Manage Pool on the desktop.

Edit a disk

Manage Persistent Disks on the disk and Manage Pool on the selected pool.

Change folders

Manage Persistent Disks on the source and target folders.

Recreate desktop

Manage Persistent Disks on the disk and Manage Pool on the last pool.

Import from vCenter

Manage Persistent Disks on the folder and Manage Pool on the pool.

Delete a disk

Manage Persistent Disks on the disk.