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SCSQL backup fails to discover disconnected or deleted disks

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter 4.2.1, 4.3, 4.3.1
  • Windows 2016 failover cluster
  • Shared disks connected via FCP/iSCSI


  • In a Windows 2016 failover cluster, SQL backup fails with error:

Discovery failed for some of the resources. Please remove any disconnected or deleted disks from the Resource Group.

  • SnapCenter Plugin for Windows job log shows errors when finding the access path for disks owned by remote nodes:
    • Default Log Path: C:\Program Files\NetApp\SnapCenter\SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft Windows\job_logs

GetHostFileSystem: accessPath '<DriveLetter>:\' is not found in fileSystemList


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