Apr 15, 2018 I need to clean this tape drive but I don't want to have to buy a cleaning cartridge. I still need to get a new VS1 tape to test this thing properly, but I really think it's working fine now. How to remove a stuck tape from a standard DLT drive. How to Remove a Stuck Tape From a DLT Drive. This is bound to happen to everyone who has a DLT drive. Most of the times that this has happened to me it is because I over used a tape and it broke in half in the drive. The rest of the time it didn't rewind the tape and thus cannot be ejected.
I was able to extract the tape and found the postit note jammed in the slot, but that wasnt the ultimate issue that doomed the drive. The drive mechanism that grabs and guides the cartridge broke and was not able to be easily repaired. Mar 22, 2005 Once those are undone, you can slide the Manually remove tape dlt drive usb drive out of the metal tape enclosure. Now, in the DRIVE itself, there's a for a lack of better words little metal latchcatchy thing.
Completely Remove Quantum DLT tape drive Quantum DLT tape drive is a helpful thirdparty software that provides computer users with many useful features and tools. However, many users got difficulty and problem in uninstalling it from the computer. Tape Drive is stuck into the Quantum SDLT 320 tape drive. Hello EEs, Greetings, to do the the work as usually we are doing daily, But the process was failed& the DLT Tape is stucked in side the drive, now i can not eject the drive, if you chose to manually remove the tape do this without any power to the drive!
0. dxbdxb2009 Author The backup was successfull but the dlt drive wont release the dlt. Its impreative that it does as i have to do another backup of something else tonight on a different dlt. On the drive there are 4 orange lights highlighted next to Tape in use, use cleaning tape, Density Overide and.
Note for VXA tape drives: Depending on what function the drive was performing before the reset, the VXA drive may automatically start a format recovery process, which involves reading the data to determine where the end of data is located. This may take as long as 2 to 3 hours. After the leader is disconnected, remove the tape and manually place the leader back on the leader hook shown in Figure 7.
Figure 7: Placing the Leader Reassemble the drive and power on. might have to remove bottom of vcr and manually move the drive motor by the belt or the pully.
if the bottom doesn't come off, you'll have to remove the top. usually screws on the side bottoms and one in the back. you can reach the motor from there. Oct 01, 2012 How to manually and safely remove an LTO cartridge from the HP Ultrium tape drive products Find more LTO tape drives from MIT at