If you previously mounted a read-only snapshot of an iSCSI virtual disk locally on the iSCSI target server but no longer need local access to the data, you can dismount it. As a result, the snapshot will no longer appear as a local disk.
Membership in the local Administrators group, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure. Review the details in "Additional considerations" in this topic.
In Microsoft iSCSI Software Target, in the console tree, double-click Snapshots, and then click Active Snapshots.
In the results pane, right-click the snapshot you want to dismount locally, point to Disk Access, and then click Dismount Snapshot.
When prompted to confirm the action, click Yes.
- You must be a member of the local
Administrators group to perform these tasks.
- To open iSCSI Software Target, click
Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click
Microsoft iSCSI Software Target.
- Another way to open iSCSI Software Target is
to click Start, click Run, and then type