Restore LTFS tape

Restore an entire tape, some folders or file types


Load the tape

Put the tape into a standalone drive or tape library.
Select the tape from the available media. Click Add Selected.
This will restore the entire tape.
Alternatively go into the LTFS panel and mount the tape. Then select Choose Other... navigate to your computer and select a folder from the tape.


Add a destination

Setup the destination path, "base" will be replaced with the tape name. So here the YO6002 tape will be restored to /RAID/Restore/YO6002. In this panel you can setup the reports required.


Mount and index the tape

Click the refresh button above the source table, this will automatically mount and index the tape


Start the restore

Hit the green start button to restore the whole tape or select some file types


Verify restore

All files are verified to ensure that they are restored correctly.


Restore complete

When complete there will be a green tick next to the source, the number of files copied and verified will be displayed and the reports will be generated.


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