Hello - sorry if this has been answered elsewhere! The toddler is screaming and I have still not fixed this little problem on an HP ML115 local disk.
I have ESXi running on USB key and built the first datastore on the bundled 160GB disk.
No that I have a couple of new disks I want to remove the VMFS from the 160GB disk and install Windows 7 64-bit.
I used FDISK on an SSH session and deleted the partition, then attempted to create an NTFS partition.
Upon booting the DVD I noticed that the BIOS no longer detects the disk, and the installer tells me a driver is missing so can't continue.
Can anyone tell me the best way to fix the disk please?
I'm happy to use VMware fdisk or create a Linux boot CD if required to run gparted if that would be better.
Thanks for your help.
My personal approach would be to boot into a gParted Livecd and look at the partition scheme there and make changes as needed in this case.
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