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Increasing the size of a virtual disk for windows in ESXi

in VMware

ESX 3.5 or later

Open VMware vSphere Client and connect to the ESXi host.
Right-click the virtual machine.
Click Edit Settings > Select Virtual Disk.

Increase the size of the disk by how many GB’s you need.
Then to re-size the disk in the windows VM go to Disk Management.
From the top Select Rescan Disks


Now you should see the more data you added and now you can right click on the partition and select Extend Volume.