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How to pre- and post-check drivers when swapping out drives

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 7-Mode
  • Clustered Data ONTAP

Description

The following guidelines are provided as supplementary information to performing health checks before and after replacing drives. These guidelines are not included in the official NetApp shelf guides. Performing health checks will allow you to look for any issues that might cause errors or a disruption of service to the system during the drive replacement process.

Note: The following guidelines are not intended to be a replacement of the official documented procedures.

Before you begin:

  1. Read the drive replacement procedure associated with your storage system.
  2. Use the following procedures to address pre- and post-checks of the environment.

 

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