This operation reclaims space that was freed (upon VM deletion, or VM migration), making it available for reuse.

  • The operation is available for volumes that:
    • Are thin
    • Have a datastore
  • The operation is accessible on ESX and Cluster levels 

How to reclaim the freed space:

  1. Access the VM from an ESX or Cluster and click the volume's actions menu.
  2. Select Reclaim Space.
    The space is reclaimed.
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