Extension privileges control the ability to install and manage extensions.

The table describes privileges required to install and manage plug-ins.

Extension Privileges

Privilege Name

Description

Affects

Pair with Object

Effective on Object

Extension.Register extension

Registers an extension (plug-in)

VC only

Root vCenter Server

Root vCenter Server

Extension.Unregister extension

Unregisters an extension (plug-in)

VC only

Root vCenter Server

Root vCenter Server

Extension.Update extension

Updates an extension (plug-in)

VC only

Root vCenter Server

Root vCenter Server