Filtering the task list removes tasks performed on child objects.


  • Open a vSphere Client session to a vCenter Server.


  1. In the vSphere Client, select the host or datacenter in the inventory and click the Tasks & Events tab.
  2. In View, click Tasks to display the tasks list.
  3. If the Show all entries list and the search field are not displayed under the Tasks and Events buttons, select View > Filtering.
  4. Click Show all entries and select Show host entries or Show datacenter entries, depending on the object selected.