Create an on-demand snapshot for a volume

Azure NetApp Files supports creating on-demand snapshots and using snapshot policies to schedule automatic snapshot creation. You can also restore a snapshot to a new volume, restore a single file by using a client, or revert an existing volume by using a snapshot. This article explains how to create an on-demand snapshot for a volume.

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Steps

  1. Go to the volume that you want to create a snapshot for. Click Snapshots.

    Screenshot that shows how to navigate to the snapshots blade.

  2. Click + Add snapshot to create an on-demand snapshot for a volume.

    Screenshot that shows how to add a snapshot.

  3. In the New Snapshot window, provide a name for the new snapshot that you are creating.

    Screenshot that shows the New Snapshot window.

  4. Click OK.

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