Events are records of the actions that a user performs on a virtual machine. When you create a virtual machine in the VMware Host Client, you can view the events associated with the virtual machine.

Prerequisites

Required privilege: Read only.

Procedure

  1. Click Virtual Machines in the VMware Host Client inventory.
  2. Click a virtual machine from the list.
  3. Expand the virtual machine in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Monitor.
  4. Click Events.

    A list of all virtual machine events is displayed.

  5. (Optional) Click an event from the list to view event details.
  6. (Optional) Use the filter controls above the list to filter the list.
  7. (Optional) Click a column heading to sort the list.