You can save data from the advanced performance charts to a file in various graphic formats or in comma-separated values (CSV) format.


  1. In the vSphere Client, select an inventory object.
  2. Click the Monitor tab, and click Performance.
  3. Click Advanced.
  4. Click the Export icon (export icon).
  5. Select a file type.
    Option Description
    To PNG Exports a bitmap image in the PNG format.
    To JPEG Exports a bitmap image in the JPEG format.
    To CSV Exports plain-text data in the CSV format.
    To SVG Exports a vector image in the SVG format.
    Note: This option is available only in the vSphere Client.
  6. Enter a name and location for the file.
  7. Click Save.


The file is saved to the location and format you specified.