Generate VxRail 4.7 log bundle in vCenter 6.7

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Have you ever been working with DellEMC VxRail support and they ask you to generate a VxRail log bundle or you get that generic reply from creating an R that requests logs?  I thought I would take a quick moment and show everyone the quick and painless way to generate a quick log bundle in 6.7 vCenter leveraging 4.7 VxRail.

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Summary 
Monitor 
Host Options 
Host Profile 
I/O Filters 
More 
Alarm Definitions 
Scheduled Tasks 
vSAN 
Services 
Disk Management 
Fault Domains 
VxRail 
System 
Updates 
Certificate 
Market 
Add VxRail Hosts 
Hosts 
Support 
Networking 
Health Monitoring 
Troubleshooting 
Configure 
Log 
Create 
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Go to cluster level > Configure > VxRail Troubleshooting

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Summary Monitor 
Host Options 
Host Profile 
I/O Filters 
More 
Alarm Definitions 
Scheduled Tasks 
Configure 
permissions 
Log Collection 
Hosts 
VMS 
Datastores 
Networks 
updates 
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CREATE. 
Create and download a diagnostics log bundle for your VxRaiI cluster. 
DOWNLOAD

Create

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Create Log Bundle 
Select the data to include in log bundle file. 
Data to Collect 
VxRail Manager 
vCenter 
Cl ESXi * 
'DRAC 
PTAgent * @ 
Requires host selection 
CANCEL 
GENERATE

Select the required logs.  I find majority of the time VxRail Manager and iDRAC will be sufficient.

Once you select iDRAC it will bring up all the hosts in your cluster and you will want to select them all.

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Requires host selection 
CANCEL 
GENERATE

Generate

Now you just wait until the logs are gathered and zipped up into a file called:

VxRail_Support_Bundle_529bb0a5-49b5-b7c6-d0d0-5617b96dbfcf_2020-04-21_20_00_25.zip

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Log Collection 
Create and download a diagnostics log bundle for your VxRaiI cluster. 
DOWNLOAD 
O 
CREATE. 
Filename 
VxRail_Support_Bun 
die 529bbOa5-49b5 
-b7c6-dOdO-5617b9 
6dbfcf 2020-04-21 
Data to Collect 
iDRAC, VxRail Manager 
Status 
V Completed 
Description 
Log bundle generated successfully

Select the file and click download

Summary:
As you can see it is a quick and painless process but I will admit if you don’t know where to look you can waste a lot of time searching around.  Once again, I hope y’all found this to be helpful.

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