You can configure distributed port or uplink port blocking policies.

To override the traffic shaping policy at the port level, enable the port-level overrides. See Edit Advanced Distributed Port Group Settings with the vSphere Web Client

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

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Click the Manage tab, and select Ports.

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Select a port from the list.

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Click Edit distributed port settings.

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In the Miscellaneous section, select the Block Port Override check box and choose Yes or No from the drop-down menu.

Yes shuts down all ports in the port group. This might disrupt the normal network operations of the hosts or virtual machines using the ports.

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Click OK.