Installation requirements for SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft Windows

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You should be aware of certain installation requirements before you install the Plug-in for Windows.

Before you begin to use the Plug-in for Windows, the SnapCenter administrator must install and configure SnapCenter Server and perform prerequisite tasks.

  • You must have SnapCenter admin privileges to install the Plug-in for Windows.

    The SnapCenter admin role must have admin privileges.

  • You must have installed and configured the SnapCenter Server.

  • When installing a plug-in on a Windows host, if you specify a credential that is not built-in or if the user belongs to a local workgroup user, you must disable UAC on the host.

  • You must set up SnapMirror and SnapVault if you want backup replication.