Cleaning a Drive

The drive cleaning process mounts the cleaning tape and cleans the drive. in addition, this operation also resets the counters that keep track of the number of drive events that have occurred since the drive was cleaned.


  1. From the navigation pane, click Storage Targets > tape_library.

    The tape_library page is displayed.

  2. Click the Actions button action_button and click Clean drive.
  3. Click Yes in the Confirm clean drive prompt.


This will initiate a Drive Cleaning job. Click Jobs to view the progress of the job.

Last modified: 11/16/2017 5:16:06 PM