Hiding the Snapshot copy directory

You can use System Manager to hide the Snapshot copy directory (.snapshot) so that it is not visible when you view your volume directories. By default, the .snapshot directory is visible.


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the Volumes tab.
  4. Select the volume for which you want to hide the Snapshot copy directory.
  5. Click Actions > Manage Snapshots > Configure.
  6. Ensure that Make snapshot directory (.snapshot) visible is not selected, and then click Ok.