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When CVO is turned off for more than 14 days and turned on again, the system will automatically turn off due to the subscription time limit of PAYGO

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Applies to

  • Cloud Volumes ONTAP (CVO) 9.7 Later
  • Pay As You Go (PAYGO) subscription


After CVO turning off for more than 14 days and turn on again, EMS raises the following message and system will automatically turn off.

[license.subscription.enforcement:EMERGENCY]: Your Cloud ONTAP instance has been shut down because your subscription has expired. If you renew your subscription you will be able to restart this instance. Your subscription expired on xx/xx/xxxx.


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