In the VMware Host Client, you can monitor the health of a datastore, as well as events and tasks associated with that datastore.


  1. Click Storage in the VMware Host Client inventory.
  2. Click Datastores.
  3. Click a datastore from the list.

    The datastore expands in the VMware Host Client inventory.

  4. Click Monitor under the name of the datastore in the VMware Host Client.
  5. (Optional) Click Events to view events associated with the datastore.
  6. (Optional) Click Tasks to view tasks associated with the datastore.
  7. (Optional) Click Health to view the datastore health.