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Backup Exec 9.1 & tape drive

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Hello friends

I am trying out our DR by restoring a back up tape to a fresh install Windows 2003.  I am using an old HP Netserver LH3 (PIII 500) and an external HP DLT VS80 Tape drive.  

Here is the problem:  When I insert the tape into the DLT VS80 it automatically ejects after a minute and the inventory in backup exec shows bad media.  Also the media types in the properties of the tape drives does not show any media.  I might have missed something.  Any ideas?


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