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Posted on 2012-03-13
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I went though the add new HD to a vm server. then removed the HD in vcenter. But it is not showing my free space yet. How to gert free space back on the lun in vcenter
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Rescan and Refresh the storage adaptor.

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EMC SAN
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If you refresh, rescan you should see the datastore space update.
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Not seeing it yet.
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Browse the Datastore and check that you selected to remove and DELETE the disk.
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