Configure settings to require volume templates for volume creation

You can configure the appliance to require that a volume template be used when creating a volume. This is a global setting that prevents the creation of volumes without using a volume template.

Prerequisites

Privileges: Infrastructure administrator or Storage administrator

Procedure
  1. From the main menu, select Settings.
  2. In the Storage area of the Settings screen, move cursor to reveal the Edit link.
  3. Toggle Require a template for volume creation to Yes.
  4. Click OK.
  5. You can verify that the setting is enabled by attempting to create a volume without using a volume template.

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