change the azure vm osdisk size 128 gb to 32 gb RRS feed

  • Question

  • have created azure virtual machine with windows server 2016 image(128gb HDD). now I want to reduce or decrease the size of os disk 128 to 32gb.Is it possible to reduce os disk in azure? if possible then how?
    Saturday, October 12, 2019 8:22 AM

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  • Also answered here:

    You cannot resize the OS down, only up. So this is not possible.

    If you want a Windows Server with a 32GB OS disk, we actually have a specific images for that in the Azure Marketplace. They all have [small disks] in the title

    Saturday, October 12, 2019 3:42 PM
  • Hi Sudesh Sharma,

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    Thursday, October 17, 2019 12:17 PM
  • Hello Sudesh Sharma,

    Any update on the issue?

    Just checking in if you got chance to check the previous response from Micah. 

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    Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:11 AM