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Revert to Snapshot in vmware

Posted on 2014-12-28
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I would like to know, for instance when I take a snapshot of a VM, then I do some changes and updates on the VM.
Later on, I will decide to revert back to the Snapshot... OK up to this point I guess I will get back to the initial state of the VM.
However in the Snapshot manager, the Snapshot will still show up. Now If I delete the snapshot will the changes and updates will be commited to the VM (Which I do not want to), or Deleting the Snapshot after reverting back , will not commit the changes ??

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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If you have REVERTED, and select DELETE the changes will not be merged they will be discarded!
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Thanks Andrew
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Excellent!!
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No problems, Happy Snapshotting New Year!
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