Add an identity source for the domain in the vCenter Single Sign-On configuration.

For more information, see "vSphere Authentication with vCenter Single Sign-On" in vSphere Security.

Verify that the vCenter Server Appliance successfully joined to the domain.

1

Log in to the vSphere Web Client as administrator@vsphere.local or as another user with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges.

Users with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges are in the Administrators group in the vsphere.local domain.

2

Select Administration > Single Sign-On > Configuration.

3

On the Identity Sources tab, click Add an Identity Source.

4

Select Active Directory (integrated Windows Authentication).

Ensure that the correct domain name is propagated in the Domain Name field.

5

Select Use Machine Account to speed up configuration.

6

Click OK.