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Volume type displays as TMP in ONTAP after using the 7MTT tool

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • 7-Mode Transition Tool (7MTT)


  • User sees volume type as TMP:

cluster::*>volume show -vserver svm1 -volume vol -instance 

Vserver Name:svm1
Volume Name: vol
Aggregate Name: aggr1_New
Volume Size: 466.7GB
Name Ordinal: base
Volume Data Set ID: 1010
Volume Master Data Set ID: 1234567899
Volume State: online
Volume Type: TMP
Volume Style: flex

  • Errors reported when attempting to manipulate volume i.e. volume marked as temporary
    • Not possible to grow volume, delete snapshots, or start SnapMirror operations
    • The volume will still be on


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