This video shows how to remove Storage Spaces that are no longer needed.
- [Instructor] Continuing my review…of Windows Storage Spaces from the previous movies,…when a storage space is no longer needed,…it's very, very simple to delete,…also easy to delete a storage pool.…To delete a storage space, just find it here in the…Storage Spaces Control Panel, and then click…on the Delete button right next to it.…Now before you can delete a storage pool, you must first…properly remove all the storage spaces created in the pool.…So notice that because I haven't deleted…this storage space yet…I have no option in the pool to delete it.…
So let me go ahead and demonstrate first deleting…the storage space, then I'll demonstrate deleting the pool.…So I have my Storage Spaces Control Panel open,…find the storage spaces I want to remove, and click Delete.…Deleting a storage space permanently deletes…all the files that it contains.…You can't recover the files by using the Recycling Bin.…So go ahead and after reading that warning,…notice that it shows you a View Files link…so you can see all the files there to see if you really…
This course is also part of a series designed to help you prepare for the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows Devices.
- Enabling disk write caching
- Creating spanned and striped volumes
- Configuring Storage Spaces
- Configuring OneDrive
- Enabling USB drives
- Clearing caches
- Fixing drives
- Troubleshooting OneDrive
- Encrypting files with EFS
- Encrypting volumes and drives with BitLocker
- Configuring share permissions
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Configure Storage
2. Troubleshoot Storage Issues
3. Configure Encryption
4. Configure Share Permissions
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