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Snapshot restore fails to restore file/folder to the original location

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Applies to

ONTAP 9 and Later


  • Restore operation from a snapshot in OnCommand Unified manager fails with error:
Error - Failure Reason:com.netapp.ndmp.NdmpException: Could not copy data from the source volume 'SVM_CIFS01:/fc_vol2_primary' to the destination volume 'SVM_CIFS01:/fc_vol2_primary'. Make sure that volumes are available for NDMP data copy and the destination volume has enough free space for restore.


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