This article explains how to stop the preview of a Consistency Group after it has been initiated.


  1. Only the Primary Administrator or a user with the DRS role can stop the preview of a Consistency Group.
    1. For instructions on how to add Roles to a Sub-Administrator, see How to Manage the Primary Administrator User and other Sub-Administrators as the Primary Administrator
  2. The Consistency Group must be in a Preview state. See: How to Start a DRS Preview for a Consistency Group 

Content / Solution:

  1. Click on the DRS for Cloud menu button and then select DRS Consistency Groups to navigate to the DRS Consistency Groups page:


  2. The DRS Consistency Groups dashboard will be displayed:

  3. Locate the Consistency Group for which you want to stop the preview. Click on the Manage gear and select Stop Preview from the drop-down menu:

  4. The Stop Preview dialog will be displayed. Click Confirm:

  5. The system will display a message indicating that the Stop Preview action has been initiated:


  6. The notification pop-up will close and the status will be updated in the DRS Consistency Groups grid:

  7. The system will display a success message when the process has completed:

  8. The DRS Consistency Groups grid will be updated to show that the Consistency Group has returned to 'DRS Mode':