You can create a private VLAN for use on a vSphere distributed switch and its associated distributed ports.

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Browse to a distributed switch in the vSphere Web Client navigator.

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Click the Manage tab, and click Settings.

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Select Private VLAN and click Edit.

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Click Add to add a Primary VLAN ID to the list.

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Click up and down arrows to select a primary private VLAN ID.

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Click the plus sign (+) next to the Primary VLAN ID to add it to the list.

The primary private VLAN also appears under Secondary Private VLAN ID.

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To add a secondary VLAN, click Add under the Secondary VLAN list, and click the up and down arrows to enter the number for the secondary VLAN.

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Click the plus sign (+) next to the Secondary VLAN ID to add it to the list.

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In the Secondary VLAN type column, click into the column to activate a drop-down menu. Select either Isolated or Community for the VLAN type.

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Click OK.