Backup Exec

Hello Experts,

I have the following message in Backup Exec's job status colum " Ready; Specified destination
device pool on local media server is empty. Any help?
Thanks

Backup Exec Version: 10.0 Rev 5484
nbcinternAsked:
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cyan990Commented:
Hi,

Just off the top of my head....do you have the backup job pointed to the correct media pool?

Also, are there tapes allocated to that pool?

Cyan990
nbcinternAuthor Commented:
Yes I am pointing to the correct pool, but when I go inside and try to check for my devices it says there are no devices avilable to add.
Thanks
jsotechCommented:
http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/257062.htm

give this a read,
and also if you can give alittle more info, on any changes that happened, specs, tape drive, HDD etc?
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nbcinternAuthor Commented:
Hello Experts thanks for all the help. I open the server disconnected the tape drive and reconnected it the back, backup exec is now working fine. Don't know what was going wrong. I didn't do any changes to the hardware or software before this issue started.
cooleditCommented:
hi, there

How is the tape device attached what kind of controller??
, could be a SCSI timeout on controller look in event log
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