Event types widgets provide access to event type groups, which are created through machine learning to group similar events together.


Verify that you are logged in to the vRealize Log Insight web user interface as a user associated with the User role, or a role that has the relevant permissions. For more information, see Create and Modify Roles in Administering vRealize Log Insight. The URL format of the web user interface is https://log_insight-host, where log_insight-host is the IP address or host name of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance.


  1. On the Interactive Analytics tab, run the query that you want to add to the widget.
  2. Click the Add current query to dashboard icon "".
  3. (Optional) In the Name text box, modify the widget name.
  4. From the Dashboard drop-down menu, select the dashboard to which you want to add the widget.
  5. From the Widget Type drop-down menu, select Event Types.
  6. Under Notes, enter additional information for the widget.
  7. Click Add.


The widget appears on the dashboard that you specified.