Enlarge the hard disk later – this is how it works

If the virtual hard disk from Virtualbox does not have enough space, you can enlarge it later. In these instructions we show you how you can enlarge the hard drive in Virtualbox and what you then have to do afterwards in virtual Windows machines.

Version: 6.1.20

Languages ​​German

License: Freeware

Platforms: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows, Windows 10

For example, you have set up a virtual machine with Windows 10 and the storage space is now too low? If the hard disk has been set up as “dynamically allocated” (standard setting), you can enlarge it later without having to completely reinstall the virtual machine.

First remove the locking points

So that enlarging the hard disk in Virtualbox works, you have to remove all safepoints of the virtual machine beforehand, so that only the current state of the virtual machine remains. Ride the virtual …

Keep reading the full content on the Giga.de site (in German).

Author: Robert Schanze

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