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    I am trying to set up a virtual XP template in ESXI 3, and I am having truoble finding out how to create an IDE drive instead of scsi. I know how to do this in vmware server but not in ESXI. Thanks again guys for all your help.

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    Re: create virtual IDE drive

    You will be searching for a long time.

    ESX doesn't support IDE drives.

    Use the LSILogic controller and SCSI drives.
    Last edited by jasonboche; 4th August 2008, 17:51. Reason: Use the LSILogic controller and SCSI drives.
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