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SnapCenter Plug-In for SQL retention issues - Resolution Guide

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SnapCenter Plug-In for SQL (SCSQL)


This guide contains common retention issues when performing backups with SnapCenter Plug-In for SQL

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About SCSQL Retention

How does SCSQL retention really work?
What logs are requried for troubleshooting SCSQL retention issues?
Snapshots are deleted before retention setting SnapCenter deleting snapshots despite retention settings

Snapshots are not deleted at or after retention setting

Database shows as Deleted/Renamed and retention is skipped
Host Log Directory retention fails in SCSQL 4.5
Backup retention is skipped after modifying a resource group 

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