When you delete a detached persistent disk, you can remove the disk from View and leave it on the datastore or delete the disk from View and the datastore.

Procedure

  1. In View Administrator, select Resources > Persistent Disks.
  2. On the Detached tab, select the persistent disk and click Delete.
  3. Choose whether to delete the disk from the datastore or let it remain on the datastore after it is removed from View.

    Option

    Description

    Delete from disk

    After the deletion, the persistent disk no longer exists.

    Delete from View only

    After the deletion, the persistent disk is no longer accessible in View but remains on the datastore.

  4. Click OK.