Format Volume Set: Step 1

 

Right-click on the Server node and select the Format Volume Set option. This will open the Format Volume Set Wizard.

 

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The Format Volume Set wizard is used to initialize all media for use within the InveStore system. This is Step 1 of the two-step process in creating volume sets:

 

 

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      The Media Type is defined by whether you are using WORM or Re-writable media. You cannot interchange media types within the same volume set. Make sure that the type of media you select, is all ready mounted in the library.

      The Library Name is the name of the physical storage library that you are formatting the volume set in. Make sure to specify the correct library.

      Volume Name: Enter a unique volume name for the new Volume Set, excluding the following characters: ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * ( ) ? + ; : ,-/

      Select Next.