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I have a tape already setup by the vendor as daily backUp. How can I format ar modify the configuration of the media?

nabilhammoud asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-01
I am using Syman tic for Back Up and I want to format or use the media to overwrite but I cannot because it is setup already as daily with overwrite is not allowed.
How can I change the configured tape? Note: I delete the previous job which was made by the vendor.
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Glenn Abelsonretired

In Device tab, right click on the media and click on Re Label Media.
That will erase the data on the media and reset it for backup.

I assume your old media is set up for Overwrite allowed


It is disabled!
Glenn Abelsonretired

Is there a tape in the drive when you do this?


It is Inside the drive.
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