security key-manager external disable


Disable External Key Management

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the advanced privilege level.


This command disables the external key manager associated with the given Vserver. If the key manager is in use by Data ONTAP, you cannot disable it. This command is not supported when onboard key management is enabled for the given Vserver.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver Name

Use this parameter to specify the Vserver on which the external key manager is to be disabled.


The following example removes the external key manager for Vserver cluster-1:

cluster-1::*> security key-manager external disable -vserver cluster-1
Warning: This command will permanently delete the external key management
 configuration for Vserver "cluster-1".
 Do you want to continue? {y|n}: y