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

1

In View Administrator, click Inventory > Persistent Disks.

2

Click the Detached tab.

3

Select the persistent disk.

4

Click Delete.

5

Choose whether to delete the disk from the datastore or let it remain on the datastore after it is removed from View Manager.

Option

Description

Delete from disk

After the deletion, the persistent disk no longer exists.

Delete from View Manager only

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

6

Click OK.