shrink qcow2

  1. F

    How to shrink/decrease qcow2 size of VM in PVE 4.1?

    Good day, everyone. I have VM under PVE 4.1 with 100Gb virtual disk qcow2. Real data usage of guest machine - 10 Gb. I'd like to shrink/decrease size of virtual drive from 100Gb to 20Gb. With Resize Disk command I can only increase virtual drive size. Is any simple way to shrink/decrease virtual...


The Proxmox community has been around for many years and offers help and support for Proxmox VE, Proxmox Backup Server, and Proxmox Mail Gateway.
We think our community is one of the best thanks to people like you!

Get your subscription!

The Proxmox team works very hard to make sure you are running the best software and getting stable updates and security enhancements, as well as quick enterprise support. Tens of thousands of happy customers have a Proxmox subscription. Get yours easily in our online shop.

Buy now!