Adding a group to the groups table updates the internal group list maintained by the host.

1

Log in to ESXi using the vSphere Client.

2

Click the Local Users & Groups tab and click Groups.

3

Right-click anywhere in the Groups table and click Add to open the Create New Group dialog box.

4

Enter a group name and numeric group ID (GID).

Specifying the ID is optional. If you do not specify an ID, the vSphere Client assigns the next available group ID.

5

From the User list, select user to add and click Add.

6

Click OK.