Hyper-V Mount Wizard

Ops Center Protector Microsoft Hyper-V Application Guide

Version
7.5.x
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-99PRT008-03

This wizard is displayed when you mount a Hyper-V snapshot or replication from a Hitachi Block device.

Figure. Snapshot Mount Wizard - Select Mount Level
Control Description
SAN Adds the snapshot or replication to a Host Group.
Host Adds the snapshot or replication to a Host Group and confirms that it is available from the specified Host.
OS Adds the snapshot or replication to a Host Group and mounts it on the specified Host's operating system.
Hyper-V Mount Attaches all virtual disks of a selected VM on the snapshot to a virtual machine on the target node.
Figure. Mount Hyper-V Wizard - Select Virtual Machine to Mount
Control Description
Virtual Machine Select the specific VM within this snapshot that is to have its disks mounted.
Figure. Mount Hyper-V Wizard - Select Virtual Machine
Control Description
Hyper-V Node Select the Hyper-V node where the VM’s disks will be mounted.
Virtual Machine Select the target virtual machine the disks will be attached to.
Figure. Mount Hyper-V Wizard - Select Mount Mode
Control Description
Mount Original Mounts the original (Level 1) snapshot and copies the virtual machine data to the target location.
CAUTION:
This option will expose your original backup to the Hyper-V host. Any changes made to the virtual disks or the data on the snapshot will persist after unmount.
Mount duplicate (cascaded snapshot) Only enabled if the original (Level 1) snapshot was created in cascade mode. Mounts a copy of the original snapshot (i.e. a Level 2 snapshot).
CAUTION:
Any changes made to the virtual disks will be lost when they are unmounted.
Mount Pool Not available for replications. Depending on the parameters specified for the snapshot operation on the data flow, a mount pool might be required. A message is displayed in a blue rectangle to explain if and why a mount pool is required.