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DisableTapeSubsystem

Veeam Logoby tyno81 » Fri Nov 15, 2013 10:29 am

Hi Guys,

According to the release notes of Veeam 7 R2 (http://www.veeam.com/kb1831) it should be possible to disable the tape system in Veeam 7.

Added ability to disable tape device rescan completely with the DisableTapeSubsystem (REG_DWORD) registry key. This can help in situations when the same tape devices is shared between multiple backup solutions.


I am looking for the correct path to create this registry key and the value..
Anyone who can help me? :)
Thanks!
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Re: DisableTapeSubsystem

Veeam Logoby foggy » Fri Nov 15, 2013 10:34 am

It's in the standard HKLM\SOFTWARE\VeeaM\Veeam Backup and Replication hive. Set it to 1 to disable the tape device rescan operation.
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Re: DisableTapeSubsystem

Veeam Logoby tyno81 » Fri Nov 15, 2013 10:38 am

Great thanks foggy! I will add the key right now!
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