Renaming a virtual software layer

Article:HOWTO50147  |  Created: 2011-04-18  |  Updated: 2011-09-26  |  Article URL
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Renaming a virtual software layer

You can rename a virtual software layer. Before you update a layer, we recommend that you rename the layer and change its GUID to avoid confusion. To change the GUID of a layer, use the SETGUID SVSCMD command-line parameter. You can also use the SVSCMD executable file to rename a layer.

See SVSCMD command-line parameters .

To rename a layer, you must first deactivate the layer.

To rename a virtual software layer

  1. Start the SWV Admin tool.

  2. Click Start > All Programs > Symantec > Workspace > Virtualization > Symantec Workspace Virtualization Admin.

  3. In the SWV Admin tool, on a layer's right-click menu, click Rename.

  4. Type the new name for the layer.

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