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encrypt LTO5 after it has data on it?

it possible to encrypt lto5 tapes with backups from backup exec already on them?
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Duncan MeyersCommented:
I'm afraid not, no. You'd have to read the data back then write out to a new, encrypted, tape.
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SelfGovernCommented:
You might be able to append encrypted jobs using software encryption; I don't know and have never tried it (but it would be easy to try).

Hardware encryption is on or off for any given tape.
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