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12.5 and 12.7

Editing group snapshots


You can edit the replication and retention settings for existing group snapshots.

  1. Click Data Protection > Group Snapshots.

  2. Click the Actions icon for the group snapshot you want to edit.

  3. In the resulting menu, select Edit.

  4. Optional: To change the replication setting for the group snapshot:

    1. Click Edit next to Current Replication.

    2. Select the Include Each Group Snapshot Member in Replication When Paired check box to ensure that each snapshot is captured in replication when the parent volume is paired.

  5. Optional: To change the retention setting for the group snapshot, select from the following options:

    1. Click Edit next to Current Retention.

    2. Select a retention option for the group snapshot:

      • Click Keep Forever to retain the snapshot on the system indefinitely.

      • Click Set Retention Period and use the date spin boxes to choose a length of time for the system to retain the snapshot.

  6. Click Save Changes.