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Unable to copy ONTAP image to /etc/software directory with "Access Denied"

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Applies to

Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode


  • Upgrade of Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode using CIFS to copy image.tgz file to /etc/software directory
  • ETC$ or C$ shares are accessible and browsable, but any attempt to copy/paste or write fails with permission denied error:
Destination Folder Access Denied
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