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. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the Volumes tab.
  4. Select the volume that you want to resize.
  5. Click Actions > Resize.
  6. Type or select information as prompted by the wizard.
  7. Confirm the details, and then click Finish to complete the wizard.
  8. Verify the changes you made to the available space and total space of the volume in the Volumes window.