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Renaming Snapshot copies

You can use System Manager to rename a Snapshot copy to help you organize and manage your Snapshot copies.

About this task

You cannot rename the Snapshot copies of an Infinite Volume.


  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 appropriate volume that contains the Snapshot copy that you want to rename.
  4. In the lower pane of the Volumes window, click Snapshot Copies.
  5. In the lower window pane, select the Snapshot copy that you want to rename and click Rename.
  6. Specify the new name and click Rename.
    Valid characters are ASCII characters, numerals, hyphen (-), underscore (_), period (.), and the plus (+) symbol.
  7. Verify the Snapshot copy name in the Snapshot copies tab of the Volumes window.