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OnCommand Unified Manager 9.5
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Editing custom rules

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You can edit a rule to include new conditions or condition sets in the rule. For example, if you want to include new directory paths along with the owner names, you can do so from the Edit Rule dialog box.

Before you begin

You must have the OnCommand Administrator or Storage Administrator role.

About this task

The Data Policy tab is visible only for an SVM with Infinite Volume.


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Health > SVMs.

  2. In the Health/Storage Virtual Machines inventory page, select an appropriate SVM.

  3. Click Data Policy.

    The list of rules in the data policy for the selected SVM with Infinite Volume is displayed.

  4. Select the rule for which you want to include new conditions or condition sets.

  5. Click Edit.

  6. In the Edit Rule dialog box, add new conditions or condition sets:

    If you want to add…​ Click…​

    A new condition

    The customrulecreate icon.

    A new condition set

    Add Condition Set.

  7. Click Update.

  8. Verify that your modifications are applied to the rule by expanding the rule in the Data Policy tab.

  9. Preview any other changes made to the data policy.

  10. Click Activate to activate the changes in the rule properties in the SVM.