Creating or modifying a snapshot policy Edit on GitHub Request doc changes

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You can create or modify a snapshot policy as necessary for a cloud volume.

  1. From the Volumes page, click the volume name, and then select Snapshot policy.

    Snapshot policies can be Hourly, Daily, Weekly, or Monthly.

    Active policies are marked with a green dot. Inactive policies are marked with a red dot.

  2. Select Hourly, Daily, Weekly, or Monthly to specify the frequency for creating snapshots.

  3. Select the number of snapshots to keep.

  4. Select the time when the snapshot should be taken:

    • Select Minute for hourly snapshots.

    • Select Hour and Minute for daily snapshots.

    • Select Weekday/s, Hour, and Minutes for weekly snapshots.

    • Select Day/s of month, Hour, and Minutes for monthly snapshots.

      Snapshot policy

  5. If you need to create additional snapshot policies, repeat steps 2 through 4.

  6. Click Save changes.