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Resizing volumes

When your volume reaches nearly full capacity, you can increase the size of the volume, delete some Snapshot copies, or adjust the Snapshot reserve. You can use the Volume Resize wizard in System Manager to provide more free space.

About this task


  1. Expand the Storage Virtual Machines hierarchy in the left navigation pane.
  2. In the navigation pane, select the Storage Virtual Machine (SVM), and click Storage > Volumes or Infinite Volumes .
  3. Select the volume that you want to resize.
  4. Click Resize.
  5. Type or select information as prompted by the wizard.
  6. Confirm the details and click Finish to complete the wizard.
  7. Verify the changes you made to the available space and total space of the volume in the Volumes window.