You can export all or part of your log file data.

When you export log file data, the vm-support script creates a file of the selected data and stores it in a location you specify. The default file type is .txt if no other extension is specified. The file contains Type, Time, and Description.

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From the vSphere Client connected to a vCenter Server system or ESX/ESXi host, select Administration > Export Diagnostic Data.

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If the vSphere Client is connected to a vCenter Server system, specify the host whose logs you want to export and the location for storing the log files.

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If the vSphere Client is connected to an ESX/ESXi host, specify the location for the log files.

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Click OK.