Generate and monitor logs for the host that you are managing by using the VMware Host Client. Use the logs to diagnose and troubleshoot various issues with your host environment.


  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 Logs.
  5. (Optional) Click Generate support bundle to consolidate all the logs for troubleshooting.
  6. Right-click a log from the list and select Open in new window to view the log.