How to Delete Recovery Partition of VM to allow disk extension
Use the below command’s to Delete Recovery Partition of VM in windows 8/10 and 11. So that you guys can extend the disk of VM :-
Recovery partition is protected partition so need to use diskpart, and the select the partition and delete using override command.
DISKPART>Select disk 0
DISKPART>select part 5
DISKPART>delete partition override
Command notes in order:-
1. rescan to ensure full list of disk and partitions is selected.
2. List the disk available for diskpart to manage .
3. Select the appropriate disk – this will almost always be disk 0 for an MCS master image machine as it only works with disk anyway.
list partitions on that disk. make a note of the one showing as recovery partition.
5. select the partition with the override command.
You can now extend the partition into empty space. WOWWW!!