Jump to content
XPEnology Community

attach physical drives on vmware player


sillys
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hello to all,

 

sorry if my question is on another topic already answered, i search but i didn't find something...

 

I am running windows 10 on my main machine and i have xpenology 5.2 installed on vmware player 12 and i want to attach it 2 3tb's and 2 4tb's hdds so i can benefit from SHR. I tried to add physical drive through vmware player but it give's me error, possibly because the drives are above 2tb's.

Is there any way i can add these drives on vmware player or i must install xpenology on esxi or bare metal ?

 

Thank you.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hello to all,

 

sorry if my question is on another topic already answered, i search but i didn't find something...

 

I am running windows 10 on my main machine and i have xpenology 5.2 installed on vmware player 12 and i want to attach it 2 3tb's and 2 4tb's hdds so i can benefit from SHR. I tried to add physical drive through vmware player but it give's me error, possibly because the drives are above 2tb's.

Is there any way i can add these drives on vmware player or i must install xpenology on esxi or bare metal ?

 

Thank you.

 

"Workstation Player supports physical disks up to 2 TB capacity."

https://pubs.vmware.com/player-12-windo ... -guide.pdf

 

page 142

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...