Create a port mirroring session with the vSphere Web Client to mirror vSphere distributed switch traffic to ports, uplinks, and agent’s remote IP addresses.

Create a vSphere distributed switch version 5.0.0 or later.

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To begin a port mirroring session, you must specify the type of port mirroring session.

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To continue creating a port mirroring session, specify the name, description, and session details for the new port mirroring session.

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To continue creating a port mirroring session, select sources and traffic direction for the new port mirroring session.

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To complete the creation of a port mirroring session, select ports or uplinks as destinations for the port mirroring session.