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Snapshot hunter

Post by trackstar » Apr 27, 2015 11:15 pm


Lets say I have to take a snapshot for a machine and keep it for several days. Does snapshot hunter go and delete that snapshot?

Just making sure.


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Re: Snapshot hunter

Post by Gostev » Apr 28, 2015 12:26 am

Snapshot Hunter goes after hidden snapshots only (those that got stuck on removal). It does not care about or touch valid snapshots that can still be seen in the vSphere Client, unless stuck snapshot consolidation requires Remove All operation to be performed, which is basically the last resort. Thanks!

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Re: Snapshot hunter

Post by dellock6 » Apr 30, 2015 3:02 pm

A quick workaround we implemented in v8 is Quick Backup, you can use it instead of a snapshot.
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