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Change Snapshot Expiration

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Overview

Ops Manager retains snapshots for the number of days specified in the Base Retention of Snapshots setting. This procedure changes how long Ops Manager retains one specific snapshot.

Procedure

1

Click Backup, then the Overview tab.

2

Select the snapshot to edit.

  1. On the line listing the snapshot, click the ellipsis […] icon.
  2. Click Edit Expiration Date.
3

Choose the Expiration Date and Time for the selected snapshot.

If you want to set a specific expiration date and time:

  1. Click the Expiration Date field. Choose a date from the calendar.
  2. Click the Expiration Time field. Choose a time from the clock.

If you want the snapshot to never expire, click Does Not Expire.

4

Click Save.