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disk provisioning disabled

Hi,
I need to increase the virtual disk on virtual machine in vSphere but the "disk provisionin" option is disabled, I removed the snapshot but even after removal, however, the item is disabled.
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sasapix

8/22/2022 - Mon
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert PRO / EE Fellow/British Beekeeper)

are you certain the VM is not running on a snapshot.

please see my EE Article

HOW TO: VMware Snapshots :- Be Patient

another method would be to use VMware Converter, and create a V2V, at the same time you can specify the new disk size, and the OS partition will be increased as part of the conversion, and also clear up any snapshot file issues.

HOW TO:  P2V, V2V for FREE - VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.0

HOW TO: Improve the transfer rate of a Physical to Virtual (P2V), Virtual to Virtual Conversion (V2V) using VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.0
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert PRO / EE Fellow/British Beekeeper)

How do you increase the size of the virtual disk?

and was it because you had a snapshot ?
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