The notes in the Rest API Explorer for this API also indicate that it is possible to clone a VM from a snapshot: "Clone a Virtual Machine from a snapshot or Virtual Machine." However, I do not see any parameters to set the snapshot ID to clone from.
I have been able to succesfully create a snapshot of my VM using the API '/api/nutanix/v0.8/snapshots/'. Now I would like to be able to create a new VM from that snapshot. Does anyone know if this is possible and how to do it? Thanks in advance.
Best answer by tfindelk
Hi,the clone should be done from the snapshot itself not from the vm.
For example this Post
with request payload of: