You can view events associated with a single object or view all vSphere events. The events list for a selected inventory object includes events associated with child objects. vSphere keeps information about tasks and events for 30 days.


  1. Select an inventory object in the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Click the Monitor tab, and click Events.
  3. To see details, select an event.
  4. (Optional) To filter the list, use the filter controls above the list.
  5. (Optional) Click a column heading to sort the list.