How to unlock RHV entities which are in a locked state.

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  • The RHEV-M web portal reports that a VM/disk/snapshot/template is in Locked state, and it is stuck in that state.
  • A pending/aborted Disk migration/move operation is locking a virtual disk. Can you please help me unlock this entity.
  • Cannot remove or delete old disks or templates, they are in locked status.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.1.5 and later
  • Red Hat Virtualization (RHV) 4.x

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