I Expanded the Disk in Disk Manager but It Doesn't Show in Windows Explorer

by techpilot007 2. July 2010 13:55
Over the past few months I've been running out of space on a SAN drive in both the production and DR sites running Windows Server 2008. (That's one of those expensive growing pains). We put in a request to have a LUN expanded then waited. When we were given word that the LUN had been expanded I went into Disk Manager and rescanned the drives. Disk Manager saw the expanded portion of the disk. Now I needed to expand the partition. So I right clicked the drive and chose Extend Volume. [More]


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