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ONTAP tools for VMware vSphere 9.13

Delete vVols datastores


Delete vVOL datastore task from ONTAP tools in the VCenter does the following:

  • Unmounts the vVol container.

  • Cleans up Igroup. If igroup is not in use, removes iqn from igroup.

  • Deletes Vvol container.

  • Leaves the Flex volumes on the storage array.

Follow the steps below to delete vVOL datastore from ONTAP Tools from the vCenter:


  1. From the Inventory view select the datastore.

  2. Right click on the vVol datastore and select NetApp Ontap tools > Delete vVols datastore.

  3. Clean up the Flex volumes at the Storage array and the igroup.