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How to use vSphere Web Client to prevent Windows host from presenting Global File Cache drives as removable

Applies to

  • Global File Cache (GFC)
  • ESXi 6.x 



Using the vSphere Web Client to prevent Microsoft Windows from presenting Global File Cache drives as “removable”. This will also apply to the virtual network adapter.



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