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I have a seagate SCSI tape drive (takes the 4mm mini dat tapes), anyway windows xp sp2 automaticly finds and loads drivers for the drive so alls well right?.....not really. allthough divice manager shows it under Tape drives: "ARCHIVE Python 04106-XXX SCSI Sequential Device" there's still no drive letter in windows explorer. so no way of accessing it. i assume i need more drivers/software for this i don't know. any ideas would be appreciated thankyou. i'm sean by the way.

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Hi Sean

did you terminate the scsi chain accordingly?.. you may have to do that physically on the scsi controller and your scsi drive (check your manuals or the device themselves.. make sure also they're using different id's.

after checking termination and id's i would check the seagate's website for an updated driver or the the windows update website (manual update) to see if there's something new...

hope that helps!

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