Computer Management – Disk Management – Add new Volume – Error – “There is not enough space available on the disk(s) to complete this operation”

Background

Trying to add new storage, but ran into an error.

Steps Taken

  1. Launched Computer Management
  2. Access Disk Management
  3. Scanned Disk
  4. Tried to add new Volume

Error

Disk Management

There is not enough space available on the disk(s) to complete this operation

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Remediation

Outline

  1. Launched Computer Management
  2. Rescan Disks
  3. Choose target disk
  4. Review Disk Size
    • Original Disk Size was 1200 GB
    • New Disk Size is 2500 GB
  5. Converted disk to GPT

 

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