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SURESTORE DAT 24 TAPE DRIVE backup error !!

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SURESTORE DAT 24 TAPE DRIVE backup error !!


My DAT24 tape stop unexpected during backup and shows the error message as below, does anyone know how to fix it?

System: Windows XP PRO
Intel P4 2.8C, 1GB Ram
Tape: C5708A (New)& run cleaning cartrige before backup.

Error Message:
The requested media failed to mount. The operation was aborted.
The operation was ended.
Backup completed on 11/10/2004 at 6:00 PM.
Directories: 8709
Files: 46201
Bytes: 18,792,534,513
Time: 3 hours, 25 minutes, and 49 seconds


The operation did not successfully complete.

Thanks, C.K
Cheryl Griffin
Honored Contributor

Re: SURESTORE DAT 24 TAPE DRIVE backup error !!

In some cases where this error has been reported the issue turned out to be a hardware problem (firmware, drive, etc.)

Here is a thread that might help you troubleshoot the issue.
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