Network privileges control tasks related to network management.

The table describes privileges required for network management.

Network Privileges

Privilege Name

Description

Affects

Pair with Object

Effective on Object

Network.Assign network

Assign a network to a virtual machine.

HC and VC

Networks, Network folders

Networks, Virtual Machines

Network.Configure

Configure a network.

HC and VC

Networks, Network folders

Networks, Virtual Machines

Network.Move network

Move a network between folders.

Privilege must be present at both the source and destination.

User interface element – Inventory drag-and-drop

HC and VC

Networks

Networks

Network.Remove

Remove a network.

This privilege is deprecated.

To have permission to perform this operation, you must have this privilege assigned to both the object and its parent object.

User interface element– Inventory network context menu, Edit > Remove, Inventory > Network > Remove

HC and VC

Networks, Network folders, and Datacenters

Networks