Adding annotations manually to individual storage objects

You can manually annotate selected volumes, clusters, and SVMs without using annotation rules. You can annotate a single storage object or multiple storage objects, and specify the required name-value pair combination for the annotation.

Before you begin

You must have the OnCommand Administrator or Storage Administrator role.


  1. Navigate to the storage objects you want to annotate:
    To add annotation to… Do this…
    1. Click Health > Clusters.
    2. Select one or more clusters.
    1. Click Health > Volumes.
    2. Select one or more volumes.
    1. Click Health > SVMs.
    2. Select one or more SVMs.
  2. Click Annotate and select a name-value pair.
  3. Click Apply.