Associate a distributed port group with a network resource pool to give you greater control over the bandwidth that is given to the distributed port group.

Enable Network I/O Control on the distributed switch. See Enable Network I/O Control on a vSphere Distributed Switch.

Create and configure network resource pools. See Create a Network Resource Pool.

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In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the distributed switch.

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Right-click the distributed switch in the navigator and select Distributed Port Groups > Manage Distributed Port Groups.

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Select the Resource allocation check box and click Next.

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Select the distributed port group to configure and click Next.

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Add or remove the distributed port group from the network resource pool and click Next.

To add the distributed port group, select a user-defined resource pool from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.

To remove the distributed port group, select default from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.

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Review your settings in the Ready to complete section and click Finish.

Use the Back button to change any settings.