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SnapCenter SQL Clone job completes with a postscript warning

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Server (SC)
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for SQL (SCSQL)


  • When performing a clone job via PowerShell using New-SmClone and -PostScriptCommand cmdlet SnapCenter completes job with a warning:
Postscripts' failed with error: For security reasons it is recommended to move the scripts to the restricted access folder. The default location of the scripts folder is within the plug-in installed location. For example, C:\Program Files\NetApp\SnapCenter\SMCore\Scripts
  • The script is placed in the path specified in the warning but still outputs the warning, note that the postscript completes without a warning when job is intiated via SnapCenter GUI.

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