Issues that occur when a third-party dynamic storage resource is configured on a Windows Server 2012-based failover cluster

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When a third-party dynamic disk storage resource is configured in a Windows Server 2012-based Failover Cluster, certain features may not work properly. This article lists the Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles that address these issues.

Examples of products that leverage third-party storage class resources which you should apply these hotfixes if you are using these products include (but is not limited to):
  • Symantec Storage Foundation for Windows
  • Vision Solutions Double-Take Availability
  • SIOS DataKeeper Cluster Edition

More information

For more information about these issues, click the article numbers to view them in the Microsoft Knowledge Base. To resolve these issues, apply the hotfixes that are included in the articles:
2795997 UI is displayed incorrectly when you right-click a third-party dynamic disk resource in the Available Storage area in Windows Server 2012
2796000 You cannot create a cluster file share on a third-party dynamic disk resource in Windows Server 2012
2795993 New Share Wizard does not start when you try to create a cluster file share on a third-party dynamic disk resource in Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012


Article ID: 2804526 - Last Review: March 28, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Windows Server 2012 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2012 Essentials
  • Windows Server 2012 Foundation
  • Windows Server 2012 Standard
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