The first task of the scenario is installing vRealize Log Insight and the vRealize Log Insight Content Pack for Windows on the Windows machine.


  1. Open a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) connection to the Windows VM.
  2. Log in to vRealize Log Insight.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name






  3. Click the configuration icon and select Administration.
  4. Under Management, click Agents.
  5. On the Agents page, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the Download Log Insight Agent x.x.x link.
  6. In the Download Log Insight Agent dialog box, click Windows MSI (32-bit/64-bit) and save the .msi file on your computer.
  7. Install the agent.
    1. Double-click the file to run the installer and click Run in the Open File - Security Warning dialog.
    2. In the VMware vRealize Log Insight Agent Setup wizard, accept the license agreement and click Next.
    3. With the Log Insight host name (sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local) shown in the Host text box, click Install.
    4. When installation is complete, click Finish.
  8. Install the vRealize Log Insight Content Pack for Windows.
    1. In the vRealize Log Insight user interface, click the configuration icon and select Content Packs.
    2. Under Content Pack Marketplace, select Marketplace.
    3. In the list of content packs, locate the Microsoft - Windows content pack, click its icon, and click Install.