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Hi all,

I recently installed the HPE Customized Image ESXi 6.5.0 Update 3 version 650.U3.9.6.8 released on June 2019 and based on VMware ESXi 6.5.0 Update 3. I think this is pregen version from HP.


I have a P222 Raid Card installed. ESXI does this RAID card. However its not presenting the disk connected to it to me.

When I go to datastore - I can see only one datastore - which is the datastore esxi is installed and which i use to save my VM's

I can see the HPE SMART ARRAY P222 storage card - but none of the HDD's/ or the datastore
What am I doing wrong? :(



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Silly me !  I had passthrough enabled. After I disabled I didnt do rescan - I can the drives now thanks for your help.

How do I make the another datastore available for the VM? 




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