You can filter log events to view only the events for a certain period.

You can specify the time range on either the Dashboards or Explore Logs pages in the web user interface. Time ranges are inclusive when filtering.


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. From the drop-down menu on the left of the Search button, select one of the predefined periods.
  2. (Optional) To set the initial and final point of the time range, select Custom time range.