Exclude vCenter Server from all of your distributed firewall rules. This ensures that network access between vCenter Server and NSX is not blocked.

1

Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

In the Navigator, click Networking & Security.

3

Click NSX Managers and select the 172.16.11.65 instance.

4

Click Manage and then click Exclusion List.

5

Click the Add button.

6

Add comp01vc01 to the Selected Objects list, and click OK.