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How to enter Maintenance Mode in Cloud Volumes ONTAP on Amazon Web Services

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Cloud Volumes ONTAP Amazon Web Services (CVO AWS)


  • AWS does not allow users to console in and interact with the ONTAP CVO instance/virtual machine
  • The instance/virtual machine must be booted into ONTAP where network interfaces are initialized before a user can connect to manage it
  • Entering maintenance mode may be required to fix disk ownership, recreate mailbox disks, or other activity


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