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unable to remove user's permisssion

sara2000
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We added few users to vcenter root level and gave admin permission so the global permission is applied in all object hierarchies. I now want to remove a user from the root and want to give only at the vcenter level. The problem I am facing now that  I am unable to remove that user at the vcenter level. I can remove the user at the root level but it can not remove the user from the vcenter level.
When I select the users at vcenter level the delete option is grayed out. The vecetr version 6.7 and logged on as SSO admin user.
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Murali SripadaVMware Engineer | vExpert 18/19
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what is the error message on the vcenter? as you already removed it from global permissions, this should also be removed I believe. If not its a stale entry and need to cleanup from vcenter database
I opened a case with VMware. Tech stopped the service
service-control --stop vmware-vpxd
List the admin users
select * from vpx_access where role_id = -1;
then deleted the users
delete from vpx_access where id=' id ';
 
Of curse take a snapshot before you do anything.