Script to List VM and associated folder and Datastore name

This script is very useful to identify where the VMs are located on the VMware Infra.

Save the below script as .PS1 extension  and Run fron vSphere Power CLI ,  Out Put will be saved on  the Location where we mention  , here it is D:\share\vmname.csv

Connect vCenter

Connect-VIServer (MyvCenter) -User (My Username)-Password (My Password)


Get-VM |

Select Name,

@{N=”Datastore”;E={[string]::Join(‘,’,(Get-Datastore -Id $_.DatastoreIdList | Select -ExpandProperty Name))}},

@{N=”Folder”;E={$_.Folder.Name}} | export-csv D:\share\vmname.csv