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OnCommand Unified Manager 9.5
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Editing template-based rules

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You can edit a rule that was created using the rule templates from the Edit Rule dialog box. You can add, modify, or delete rule properties such as directory paths, file types, and owners. You can also modify the rule name and the storage class associated with the rule.

Before you begin

You must have the OnCommand Administrator or Storage Administrator role.


  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, edit the rule as required:

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    Add a new rule property

    Click Add.

    Delete a rule property

    Click Delete by selecting the appropriate rule property.

    Modify a rule property

    Double-click the appropriate rule property, and then modify as required.

  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 to the rule properties in the SVM.