You can either view all vSphere events or view events associated with a single object. The events list for a selected inventory object includes events associated with child objects.


Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.

Required privilege: Read-only


  • To see a list of events associated with a selected inventory object and its child objects, select the Tasks & Events tab and click Events.
    1. Select an event to see event details.
    2. Use the filter controls above the list to filter the list.
    3. Click a column heading to sort the list.