You can retrieve the installation log files manually for examination.
- Navigate to the installation log file locations.
%PROGRAMDATA%\VMware\vCenterServer\logs directory, usually C:\ProgramData\VMware\vCenterServer\logs
%TEMP% directory, usually C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp
The files in the %TEMP% directory include vminst.log, pkgmgr.log, pkgmgr-comp-msi.log, and vim-vcs-msi.log.
- Open the installation log files in a text editor for examination.