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HOW TO READ A TR-3 TRAVAN DRIVE WITH WIN98

Posted on 2004-04-26
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Just been handed 4 tapes and an old segate tape drive. The only machine i have lying about is a win98 machine. What software do i need to read this drive.
It is quite old so any help appreciated

thanks

andy
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Do an eBay (or other online auction) search for Backup Exec, specifically the '98 version. You should be able to find it for $30 or under.

That was the software that came with those drives for 98, and the NT version for NT, etc.

Hardware was the same, I seem to remember, just the software that was different per OS.

You might even find that software at a computer recycler for cheap or almost free.
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downloading tapeware 98

this should work

thanks
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Just off the phone to ontrack, thanks all but i give up
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