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  • Hello is possible change the size of P20 disk to P10 or P30 or you have to add a new disk, copy the data and drop the old disk?

    Thanks

    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 3:11 PM

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  • Hi,

    Thank you for posting here!

    You can easily increase the size of existing disks. For example, if you wish to increase the size of a 30 GB disk to 128GB or to 1 TB. Or, if you wish to convert your P20 disk to a P30 disk because you need more capacity or more IOPS and throughput. You can expand the disk using "Update-AzureDisk" PowerShell commandlet with "-ResizedSizeInGB" property. For performing this action, disk needs to be detached from the VM or the VM needs to be stopped.

    For more information, refer below link:

    https://azure.microsoft.com/en-in/documentation/articles/storage-premium-storage/

    Regards,

    Vikranth S.

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    • Proposed as answer by vikranth s Wednesday, August 10, 2016 10:26 AM
    Thursday, August 4, 2016 10:00 AM