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MSUKvm
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ESXi 5 and USB

Hello,

I am running ESXi 5 and would like to know if I can attach a USB 2.0 external drive to my host and be able to use the drive in one of my Windows 2008 R2 guests?

Thanks advanced

Msuk

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arturka
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Hi

Yes, you can, it's called USB passthrought - search for it in documentation

http://pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-50/index.jsp?topic=/com.vmware.vsphere.storage.doc_50/GUID-8AE88758-2...

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