You can edit advanced distributed port group settings, such as override settings and reset at disconnect.

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Locate a distributed port group in the vSphere Web Client.

a

To locate a distributed port group, select a distributed switch and click the Related Objects tab.

b

Click Distributed Port Groups and select a distributed port group from the list.

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Click the Manage tab and click Settings.

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Click Edit.

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Select theAdvanced page to edit the distributed port group settings.

Option

Description

Configure reset at disconnect

From the drop-down menu, enable or disable reset at disconnect.

When a distributed port is disconnected from a virtual machine, the configuration of the distributed port is reset to the distributed port group setting. Any per-port overrides are discarded.

Override port policies

Select the distributed port group policies to be overridden on a per-port level.

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(Optional) Use the policy pages to set overrides for each port policy.

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Click OK.