Backup Exec 7.3 problem

I have Backup Exec 7.3 and would like to not only backup to tape but to a hard drive.  I can't figure out how to setup the hard drive as a valid backup media.  I have done this with version9.1, but can't figure out how to do it in this verson???
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David_FongCommented:
B2D wasn't introduced until version 8.6 so I'm afraid you're out of luck unless you use a virtual tape device. Virtual tape devices are disk units that look to the OS and backup apps asif they are tape drives.

Look at http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/239795.htm for example, first version listed is 8.6.

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