You can permanently remove files from any datastore if you no longer need them.

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

Select the folder that contains the file that you want to delete.

The available files in the folder are displayed.

5

Click the file that you want to remove from the datastore, click Delete, and click Delete again.

6

Click Close to exit the file browser.