You can export the contents of an inventory list view to a CSV file.


  1. In the vSphere Client, click Menu and select Global Inventory Lists.
  2. In the left pane, select one of the object or resource categories to view objects of that type.
    For example, click Hosts to view the hosts in the vSphere inventory.
  3. Click Export (Export Lists Icon vSphere Client) at the bottom right corner of a list view.
    The Export List Contents dialog box opens and lists the rows and columns available for inclusion in the CSV file.
  4. Select whether you want all rows or your current selection of rows to be listed in the CSV file.
  5. Select the columns you want listed in the CSV file.
  6. Click Export.