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Snapshot creation takes time

Its been 2,5 hours since I started creation of a snapshot. I can’t cancel the creation and have been stuck now. Any solutions?


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How long did it eventually take?

How many gigabytes did you have used on your droplet?

How many gigabytes was the image?

Did your reboot your droplet before powering it off to create the snapshot?

Wayne Sallee Wayne@WayneSallee.com