Managing a virtual disk image
A virtual disk image is the heart of a virtual machine, where all the VM data is stored. In this recipe, we are going to see how to accomplish tasks, such as adding, resizing, and moving a virtual disk image file. A virtual disk image can be managed through the Proxmox GUI.
Use the following steps to add a virtual disk image to a VM:
- Log in to the GUI as the root or any other privilege, which allows disk image and storage manipulation.
- Select a VM from the left navigation menu. Then, click on the Hardware tab. After selecting a disk image, all the related menus become available, such as Add, Remove, Edit, Resize disk, Move disk, and Disk Throttle.
- To add additional disk images to the VM, click on Add: Hard ...