Deleting an ILM rule

To keep the list of current ILM rules manageable, delete any ILM rules that you are not likely to use. You cannot delete the stock ILM rule (Make 2 Copies), ILM rules listed in the active policy, or ILM rules currently listed in the proposed policy.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. Select ILM > Rules.
  2. Select the ILM rule you want to delete, and click Remove.
  3. Click OK to confirm that you want to delete the ILM rule.
    The ILM rule is deleted.
    Note: If you delete a rule that is used in a historical policy, an Icon ILM Rule Historical icon appears for the rule when you view the policy, which indicates that the rule has become a historical rule.
    ILM Rule Historical