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Can't create CIFS share c$ not permitted

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Data ONTAP 8

Issue

  • Unable to create default administrator share c$ in Data ONTAP 8 and ONTAP 9
  • Creating c$ share equivalent for pre-existing CIFS servers fails with following error:
cluster::> vserver cifs share create -share-name c$ -path / -share-properties oplocks,browsable,changenotify -vserver SVM_1
Error: command failed: You are not permitted to remove admin shares

 

 

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