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How can I reuse a tape after LTT has been run?

Craig_79
Frequent Advisor

How can I reuse a tape after LTT has been run?

Tape is unrecognizable, Can't erase, format nothing. Using Veritas on a Win SBS2003.
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Marino Meloni_1
Honored Contributor

Re: How can I reuse a tape after LTT has been run?

You need to reinizialize, reformat or reprepare the tape (depending how your application call this) via your backup application, this is because the block size and format may be different between different applications
aleks mindlin
Frequent Advisor

Re: How can I reuse a tape after LTT has been run?

HP LTT has tape erase function.