Deleting shared folders

To delete one or more shared folders from a file storage system:

  1. In the left pane of the ESI window, select the storage system.

  2. For storage systems that support both block and file protocols (such as VNX and VNXe platforms), select File View from the Switch View list box in the center pane.

  3. Click Shared Folders in the center pane and select one or more shared folders from the list.

Note: To select multiple folders from the list, press and hold Ctrl and select each folder. Each folder is highlighted as it is selected.

  1. In the Actions pane, click Delete Shared Folder.

    The Delete Shared Folder wizard appears.

  1. Click Next.

  2. Click Yes to confirm that you are deleting these folders.

  3. In the Review Input Parameters page, review the settings, and then click Next to confirm them.

  4. In the Progress page, click Next.

Note: Click More Information for more progress details. If a problem occurs while you are deleting a folder, an error message appears along with options to resume or roll back the process. After the error is resolved, click Resume to resume the process. Click Rollback to revert to the previously executed step.

  1. In the Summary page, click Finish.


Related links


 Creating shared folders

 ESI overview

 Creating shared folder pools

 Home window

 Viewing shared folders


 Viewing shared folder pools


 Deleting shared folder pools


 Adding storage systems


 Removing storage systems