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DAT72 tape drive.

DAT72 tape drive.

Anyone here knows hoe many times I can use my DAT 72 tape drive?
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Rob Leadbeater
Honored Contributor

Re: DAT72 tape drive.

Hi,

Take a look at the QuickSpecs here:

http://h18000.www1.hp.com/products/quickspecs/11883_na/11883_na.HTML

These detail various specs for the DAT drive... although I suspect you might actually be asking how many times you can use a tape in a tape drive...

Hope this helps,

Regards,

Rob
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: DAT72 tape drive.

The tape or the drive?

Regarding the tape media, see:

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&taskId=125&prodSeriesId=42908&prodTypeId=12169&objectID=lpg51254

"After 100 backups throw the DDS tape away"

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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Re: DAT72 tape drive.

100 times. yes, I was asking about the tape.
Thanks.

Re: DAT72 tape drive.

Way Cool! Thanks.