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.