You can mount an unmounted VMFS datastore.

Prerequisites

Browse to Datastores in the vSphere Web Client navigator. See Display Datastore Information in the vSphere Web Client.

Procedure

  1. Right-click the datastore to mount and select Mount Datastore.
    Note:

    The datastore that is unmounted from some hosts while being mounted on others, is shown as active in the inventory.

  2. Select the hosts that should access the datastore.