You can isolate a vCenter Server instance from a Linked Mode group.

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Select Start > All Programs > VMware > vCenter Server Linked Mode Configuration.

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Click Modify linked mode configuration and click Next.

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Click Isolate this vCenter Server instance from linked mode group and click Next.

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Click Continue and click Finish.

vCenter Server restarts. Depending on the size of your inventory, the change to Linked Mode might take from a few seconds to a few minutes to complete.

vCenter Server restarts. Depending on the size of your inventory, the change to Linked Mode might take from a few seconds to a few minutes to complete.

The vCenter Server instance is no longer part of the Linked Mode group.