What does "Maximum Size" under Hard Disk in Virtual Hardware in vCenter 6.5 Reflect?

What does "Maximum Size" under each Hard Disk in VMware VCenter 6.5 "Virtual Hardware" Reflect?

I see different Maximum Sizes under each Hard Disk which is associated with different DataStores.
Does it reflect the Maximum available space in Each DataStore?? If its  Thin Provision or Thick Provision, will the reading differ??

If I want to increase the MAXIMUM Size, do I have to increase the Volume in the Storage Array First?
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Ben Personick (Previously QCubed)Lead SaaS Infrastructure EngineerCommented:
MAXIMUM Size is equivalent to the remaining space on that datastore, and both thin and thick provisioned disks give you the same maximum.
Seth SimmonsSr. Systems AdministratorCommented:
Does it reflect the Maximum available space in Each DataStore??

yes

If I want to increase the MAXIMUM Size, do I have to increase the Volume in the Storage Array First?

yes, then extend the data store
if you increase your LUN by 1tb and then extend the data store, the maximum size for a virtual disk will now show 1tb larger

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cgeorgeisaacAuthor Commented:
Thanks. Thanks help.s
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