You can view system logs generated by vSphere components.


  1. From the Home page of a vSphere Client connected to either a vCenter Server system or an ESX/ESXi host, click System Logs.
  2. From the drop-down menu, select the log and entry you want to view.
  3. Select View > Filtering to refer to the filtering options.
  4. Enter text in the data field.
  5. Click Clear to empty the data field.