You can remove port groups from virtual switches in case you no longer need the associated labeled networks.

Verify that there are no VMkernel NICs and no powered-on virtual machines connected to the port group that you want to remove.

1

Click Networking in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Port groups.

2

Right-click the port group that you want to remove and select Remove from the pop-up menu.

3

Click Remove to remove the port group.

4

(Optional) Click Refresh to verify that you have removed the port group.