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Remove-NimbleSnapshot

Short Description

Removes Nimble storage snapshots.

Applies to

Platform: VMware

Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus

Syntax

Remove-NimbleSnapshot -Snapshot <CSanSnapshot[]>  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet permanently removes a selected Nimble storage snapshot from your virtual infrastructure.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Required

Position

Accept
Pipeline
Input

Accept
Wildcard
Characters

Snapshot

Specifies the array of  snapshots. The cmdlet will remove these snapshots.

True

Named

True (ByValue,
ByProperty
Name)

False

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

Example

This example shows how to remove snapshots of several Nimble storage volumes.

You will need to perform the following steps:

  1. Get the volume snapshots you want to remove.
  • Run Get-NimbleHost to get the storage. Save the result to the $storage variable.
  • Run Get-NimbleVolume with the $storage variable to get the storage volumes. Save each volume to a separate variable: $volume1, $volume2, etc.
  • Run Get-NimbleSnapshot with the $volume1 and $volume2 variables. Save the result to the $snapshot variable.
  1. Remove the snapshots. Run Remove-NimbleSnapshot with the $snapshot variable.

PS C:\PS> $storage = Get-NimbleHost -Name "Nimble-FC"

PS C:\PS> $volume1 = Get-NimbleVolume -Host $storage -Name "VOL01"

PS C:\PS> $volume2 = Get-NimbleVolume -Host $storage -Name "VOL02"

PS C:\PS> $snapshot = Get-NimbleSnapshot -Volume $volume1, $volume2

PS C:\PS> Remove-NimbleSnapshot -Snapshot $snapshot

Related Commands

Get-NimbleHost

Get-NimbleVolume

Get-NimbleSnapshot

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