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SELECT: Can VMDKs be reattached to existing or new ONTAP Select cluster(s)?

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Applies to

  • ONTAP Select
  • ONTAP Deploy


No. VMDKs cannot be reimported/re-attached to Select VMs (existing or new). Any modification to the Select VM outside of the Deploy tool is not supported. Snapmirror (or other DataProtection software supported by ONTAP) can be used to recover data from backups.

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