Manage the CIFS group policy configuration with System Manager - ONTAP 9.7 and earlier

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You can use the CIFS window in ONTAP System Manager classic (available in ONTAP 9.7 and earlier) to update and manage the group policy.

Update the CIFS group policy configuration

You have to update the group policy after the policy configuration is changed through the command-line interface (CLI).

Steps
  1. Click Storage > SVMs.

  2. Select the SVM, and then click SVM Settings.

  3. Click the Domain tab.

  4. In the Group Policy area, select the group policy configuration that you want to update, and then click Update.

Enable or disable a CIFS group policy configuration

You can enable or disable the CIFS group policy configuration from the CIFS window in System Manager.

Steps
  1. Click Storage > SVMs.

  2. Select the SVM, and then click SVM Settings.

  3. Click the Domain tab.

  4. In the Group Policy area, select the group policy configuration that you want to enable or disable, and then click Enable or Disable, as required.

Reload CIFS group policy

You have to reload a CIFS group policy if the status of the policy is changed. You can use the CIFS window in System Manager to reload the group policy.

Steps
  1. Click Storage > SVMs.

  2. Select the SVM, and then click SVM Settings.

  3. Click the Domain tab.

  4. In the Group Policy area, select the group policy configuration that you want to reload, and then click Reload.