Advanced charts support data counters that are not supported in other performance charts.


  1. Navigate to an inventory object in the vSphere Client.
  2. Click the Monitor tab, and click Performance.
  3. Click Advanced.
  4. (Optional) To view a different chart, select an option from the View list.
    The amount of historical data displayed in a chart depends on the collection interval and statistics level set for vCenter Server.
  5. (Optional) To view the selected performance chart in a popup window, click the Popup Chart icon (). The chart opens in a new browser window enabling you to navigate within the vSphere Client while keeping the performance chart open in a separate window. You can learn more about this feature in this video.