Configure VMware credentials VMware credentials manage access to VMware. Before you beginRole required: cloud_admin Procedure Navigate to VMware Cloud > Configuration > Credentials. Click New and fill in the form, as appropriate. Table 1. Field Description Name A unique and descriptive name for this credential. For example, VMware Atlanta. Active Check box to enable or disable the credential. User name User name associated with this credential, if any. Password Password for the user name. This password is not visible as you enter it and is stored in encrypted form. Applies to Specifies whether this credential applies to all MID Servers or only specified MID Servers. Order The order in which the credential is attempted to be used. Smaller numbers are attempted first. Click Submit.