Monitoring VMware vSphere web client jobs

After performing any data protection operation using the VMware vSphere web client, you can monitor the job status from the Job Monitor tab in the Dashboard and view job details.


  1. In the left navigator pane of the VMware vSphere web client, click Dashboard and then click the Job Monitor tab.
    The Job Monitor tab lists each job and its status, start time, and end time. If the job names are long, you might need to scroll to the right to view the start and end times. The display is refreshed every 30 seconds.
    • Click (refresh icon) to refresh the display on-demand.
    • Click (filter icon) to select the time range, type, and status of jobs you want displayed.
  2. To view the details of a job, double-click the job.
    Click (refresh icon) in the Job Details window to refresh the display while the job is running.