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HP Dat8 Tape Drive

Tommy Beam
Occasional Contributor

HP Dat8 Tape Drive

Does anyone know of incompatabilities with Sony DDS2 tapes? Our appears to work with all others.
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Vincent Farrugia
Honored Contributor

Re: HP Dat8 Tape Drive

Hello,

We have Sony DDS3 tapes which work fine in DDS3 drives. I don't know about DDS2, but I tried to make an analogy, not certain how appropriate it is though.

HTH,
Vince
Tape Drives RULE!!!
Eugeny Brychkov
Honored Contributor

Re: HP Dat8 Tape Drive

Should work. But check if Sonys are MRS (media recognition system) -type tapes
Eugeny