When you are logged in to an ESXi host with the VMware Host Client, you can view log entries to get information such as who generated an event, when the event was created, and the type of event.


  1. Click Monitor in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Logs.
    The list of logs is displayed.
  2. (Optional) Click a log to view log details.
  3. (Optional) Right-click a log and select one of the following options:
    • Open in new window
    • Generate support bundle