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mawada's avatar
Level 2
2 years ago

Veritas Backup Exe Tape Storage

Dear all,


I am installing a fresh copy of Veritas Backup Exe version 20.3. when trying to add new Tape Storage, it is not detecting my tape drive.

I have HP 1x8 G2 AUTOLDR connected to network. 


please help me.


Thanks & best regards

5 Replies

  • Connect the tape drive directly to the BE Server.

    • mawada's avatar
      Level 2

      Thank you for your reply. actually it is connected directly to the server. but the Veritas installed on VM no on the physical server.

      • kf2013's avatar

        I think you are using VMware right?

        Do you present your tape library to VM?

        If yes, do you tape library in Windows Device ManageR?

  • Iam using Hyper-V, but how can I present the tape to my VM