How to delete PV with Visual LVM - Manage LVM with Visual LVM, from 0 to ∞ (3)
Section 2 : The Physical Volume operations
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The Physical volume is the base of LVM, all structures and components are stored into Physica volume. To use LVM we need to create at least one Physical volume.
Section 2.2 Delete Physical Volume
To delete Physical Volume, we need to select a Physical Volume not belongs to any Volume Group and select PV Operation -> Delete in navgating bar to start deleting wizard, of course you can select Physical Volume after wizard started.
Select PV Operation->Delete to start delete Physical Volume wizard
Selecting desired Physical Volumes -- Multiple selecting is acceptable.
Delete Physical Volume wizard
When Physical Volume(s) selected, press Done button on deleting Physical Volume wizard to perform operation.
After operation finished, Visual LVM shows follow dialog to inform user that Physical Volume has been deleted.
Physical Volume deleted