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I just received a DLT-7000 tape drive and I got it plug in the computer and the computer see it just fine. When I went to load the tape in the drive it only went in half of the way it seems like. The tape is flush with the drive but I need it to go in all of the way so the flap will close and the handle will lock so I can try using the tape. All I have a a green flashing light that stands for oparate handle.  I have not a clue how to undo (unjammed) the tape from the drive. I have spent sometime looking on Compaq site and google for the manual on the drive.

Any help is well come.

Thanks,

Thomas
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The flap does not close when the tape is in, you have it in the correct position by the sound of it. Now operate the handle.
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