Use the datastore file browser to download files from the datastores available on the host that you are managing to your local system.

Required privilege: Datastore.Browse Datastore

1

Click Storage in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Datastores.

2

Click File browser.

3

Select the target datastore.

4

Click the folder that contains the file that you want to download.

The available files in the folder are displayed.

5

Click the file that you want to download.

6

Click Download.

The file is downloaded to your system.

7

Click Close to exit the file browser.