You can merge sections and consolidate the rules within those sections. Note that you cannot merge a Service Composer section or the Default section.

1

Log in to the vSphere Web Client.

2

Click Networking & Security and then click Firewall.

3

For the section you want to merge, click the Merge (merge) icon and specify whether you want to merge this section with the section above or below.

Rules from both sections are merged. The new section keeps the name of the section with which the other section is merged.

4

Click Publish Changes.