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Super DLT Media on a DLT Drive?

Dan Warner
Occasional Contributor

Super DLT Media on a DLT Drive?

We've have a Compaq 35/70 DLT Drive, if I put a super DLT tape in the drive will it do any

damage? or will it run as a regular DLT?

 

 

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1 REPLY
Jason Tryon
Valued Contributor

Re: Super DLT Media on a DLT Drive?

No, SDLT media is not compatible with DLT drives. Check this link:

http://www.quantum.com/am/support/dlttapedrivesmedia/technicaldocuments/media_compatibility

Also note it will working going the other way with this media by putting a DLTIV tape into

an SDLT drive.