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Active IQ Unified Manager 9.8
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Adding values to annotations


You can add values to annotations, and then associate storage objects with a particular annotation name-value pair. Adding values to annotations helps you to manage storage objects more effectively.

Before you begin

You must have the Application Administrator or Storage Administrator role.

About this task

You cannot add values to predefined annotations.


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Storage Management > Annotations.

  2. In the Annotations page, select the annotation to which you want to add a value and then click Add in the Values section.

  3. In the Add Annotation Value dialog box, specify a value for the annotation.

    The value that you specify must be unique for the selected annotation.

  4. Click Add.