Windows showing wrong drive size after resizing the VPS/image or cloning howto fix -

Windows showing wrong drive size after resizing the VPS/image or cloning howto fix

1, Enter the command prompt

Start -> cmd

2. Start diskpart

diskpart

3. Find the drive that has the wrong size

list volume

4. Select the volume (in this example we use volume 2)

select volume 2

5. Extend the volume

extend filesystem

*Note the "extend filesystem" and not just extend, this is because our space is allocated and just not correctly reported to the NTFS system so it is necessary or you will ge the failure below"

result:

Diskpart successfully extended the volume

failure:

Virtual Disk Service error:

The size of the extent is less than the minimum

*I don't know why the above error happens,normally it is if the partition cannot extend that far because the next partition or volume is next but this is not the case on this system.

 


  • Migrate Centos 7 from Single HDD to mdadm RAID 10 array:
  • How to change reserved blocks in Linux partition
  • Reading package lists... Done W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY D46F45428842CE5E
  • Centos 7 A start job is running for dev-mapper-clx2droot.device (8min 44s / no limit)
  • USB 3.0 External HDD Enclosure Seagate UAS problems - [sdd] tag#1 CDB: Write(16) 8a 00 00 00 00 01 70 04 08 68 00 00 00 08 00 00
  • Centos 7 Cudaminer Nvidia setup guide
  • USB 3.0 PCI x1 Card Review VIA VL805 on Linux Review and Experience
  • rsync run as root sudo without password
  • Why won't my Linux Mint boot after I manually installed a new kernel?
  • cudaminer freezes Linux Mint taints kernel
  • Linux Mint Intel Screen Tearing Horizontal Line Solution Fix
  • process_usershare_file: stat of /var/lib/samba/usershares/dump failed. Permission denied - samba error solution
  • imagemagick pdf convert error solution - **** Warning: can't process font stream, loading font by the name. Can't find CMap Identity-UTF16-H building a CIDDecoding resource. Warning: falling back to Identity ordering **** Error reading a conte
  • php read file into variable
  • USB Device/MP3 Player not working properly and can't browse the device filesystem? Check the cable twice and again!
  • Centos/Linux Bash Script Warning when exiting/logging out of bash/shell/terminal for scripts running in the background
  • Wifi Antenna Extension Cable is called RP-SMA
  • Nvidia Linux Mint/Ubuntu screentearing horizontal line solution
  • Openshot 2.2 is very unstable always crashing in Linux Mint 18.1!
  • Apache SSL very slow response with Firefox Freezes/Loads Very slow when checking self-signed SSL certificate