problem in the tapedrive

Posted on 2004-11-23
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
i have tapedrive sony ait2 sdx500c.
this drive is installed on windows 2003 in manage computer.
i back up small folder but for large folder i have problem.
after start back up i get this error
"an inconsistency was encountered on the requested media"

please help me
Question by:z1357_kh
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    Sounds like a typical media error, the drive is reporting that it can not write to the tape.
    This could be due to a bad tape, contamination in the drive, a problem with the drive itself, or environmental such as heat or dust.

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