A hotfix is available that adds support for IBM LTO-5 tape drivers in Windows Server 2003 and in Windows Server 2008

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INTRODUCTION

A hotfix is now available that provides an updated Tape.inf file in Windows Server 2003 and in Windows Server 2008. This updated Tape.inf file adds native support for the IBM linear tape open 5 (LTO-5) tape drives.

More information

Linear Tape Open (LTO) technology was developed jointly by HP, IBM, and Quantum to provide a practical choice of tape storage options.

With a roadmap for scalability and for growth, the LTO technology is an open tape format that was created to handle the data protection requirements in medium-sized server environments to enterprise-class server environments.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
Important Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 hotfixes are included in the same packages. However, only one of these products may be listed on the “Hotfix Request” page. To request the hotfix package that applies to both Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, just select the product that is listed on the page.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, the computer must be running one of the following operating systems:
  • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Registry information

You do not have to make any change to the registry.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
File information note
The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately. MUM and MANIFEST files, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are critical to maintaining the state of the updated component. The security catalog files (attributes not listed) are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.
For all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2003
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
Ltotape.sys5.2.3790.45438,70403-Jul-200911:40x86SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable37,36703-Jul-200910:23Not ApplicableSP2
For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2003 and of Windows XP
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
Ltotape.sys5.2.3790.454310,75206-Jul-200903:56x64SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable37,41106-Jul-200903:56Not ApplicableSP2
For all supported Itanium-based versions of Windows Server 2003
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
Ltotape.sys5.2.3790.454321,50406-Jul-200903:56IA-64SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable37,38906-Jul-200903:56Not ApplicableSP2
For all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
4mmdat.sys6.0.6001.2246513,82408-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Dlttape.sys6.0.6001.2246510,24008-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6001.224659,21608-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6001.224657,68008-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Ltotape.sys6.0.6001.224658,70408-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Mammoth.sys6.0.6001.224659,21608-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Miniqic.sys6.0.6001.224658,19208-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Qic157.sys6.0.6001.224658,19208-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Sonyait.sys6.0.6001.224659,21608-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Tandqic.sys6.0.6001.224658,70408-Jul-200915:19x86SP1
Tape.infNot Applicable77,84008-Jul-200912:49Not ApplicableSP1
4mmdat.sys6.0.6002.2216713,82408-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Dlttape.sys6.0.6002.2216710,24008-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6002.221679,21608-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6002.221677,68008-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Ltotape.sys6.0.6002.221678,70408-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Mammoth.sys6.0.6002.221679,21608-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Miniqic.sys6.0.6002.221678,19208-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Qic157.sys6.0.6002.221678,19208-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Sonyait.sys6.0.6002.221679,21608-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Tandqic.sys6.0.6002.221678,70408-Jul-200915:08x86SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable77,84008-Jul-200912:50Not ApplicableSP2
For all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
4mmdat.sys6.0.6001.2246516,38408-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Dlttape.sys6.0.6001.2246511,77608-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6001.2246510,24008-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6001.224658,19208-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Ltotape.sys6.0.6001.224659,72808-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Mammoth.sys6.0.6001.2246510,24008-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Miniqic.sys6.0.6001.224659,72808-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Qic157.sys6.0.6001.224659,21608-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Sonyait.sys6.0.6001.2246510,75208-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Tandqic.sys6.0.6001.224659,72808-Jul-200915:46x64SP1
Tape.infNot Applicable77,92808-Jul-200912:51Not ApplicableSP1
4mmdat.sys6.0.6002.2216716,38408-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Dlttape.sys6.0.6002.2216711,77608-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6002.2216710,24008-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6002.221678,19208-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Ltotape.sys6.0.6002.221679,72808-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Mammoth.sys6.0.6002.2216710,24008-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Miniqic.sys6.0.6002.221679,72808-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Qic157.sys6.0.6002.221679,21608-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Sonyait.sys6.0.6002.2216710,75208-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Tandqic.sys6.0.6002.221679,72808-Jul-200915:23x64SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable77,92808-Jul-200912:50Not ApplicableSP2
For all supported Itanium-based versions of Windows Server 2008
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirement
4mmdat.sys6.0.6001.2246537,37608-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Dlttape.sys6.0.6001.2246526,11208-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6001.2246522,52808-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6001.2246516,89608-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Ltotape.sys6.0.6001.2246519,96808-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Mammoth.sys6.0.6001.2246523,04008-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Miniqic.sys6.0.6001.2246520,99208-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Qic157.sys6.0.6001.2246519,96808-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Sonyait.sys6.0.6001.2246523,55208-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Tandqic.sys6.0.6001.2246523,04008-Jul-200915:38IA-64SP1
Tape.infNot Applicable77,88408-Jul-200912:48Not ApplicableSP1
4mmdat.sys6.0.6002.2216737,37608-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Dlttape.sys6.0.6002.2216726,11208-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Exabyte2.sys6.0.6002.2216722,52808-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Hpt4qic.sys6.0.6002.2216716,89608-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Ltotape.sys6.0.6002.2216719,96808-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Mammoth.sys6.0.6002.2216723,04008-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Miniqic.sys6.0.6002.2216720,99208-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Qic157.sys6.0.6002.2216719,96808-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Sonyait.sys6.0.6002.2216723,55208-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Tandqic.sys6.0.6002.2216723,04008-Jul-200915:22IA-64SP2
Tape.infNot Applicable77,88408-Jul-200912:49Not ApplicableSP2

More information

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
941140 A hotfix is available that adds support for various models of IBM LTO3 tape drives and IBM LTO4 tape drives in Windows Server 2003
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Additional file information for Windows Server 2008

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Package_for_kb971650_client_1~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36709-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_client_2~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_client~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,71309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_0~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42109-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_1~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36109-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,70109-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_0~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_1~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,71309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv_0~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42209-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,43009-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
X86_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6001.22465_none_e6c89c0096c7dbb7.manifestNot Applicable6,88309-Jul-200910:07Not Applicable
X86_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6002.22167_none_e8b10e7c93ec6389.manifestNot Applicable6,88309-Jul-200910:07Not Applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Amd64_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6001.22465_none_42e737844f254ced.manifestNot Applicable6,88509-Jul-200914:53Not Applicable
Amd64_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6002.22167_none_44cfaa004c49d4bf.manifestNot Applicable6,88509-Jul-200914:53Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_client_1~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,37509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_client_2~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,37309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_client~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,72309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_0~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42909-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_1~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36909-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,71109-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_0~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,43309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_1~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,37309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,72309-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv_0~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,43009-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,43809-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable

Additional files for all supported Itanium-based versions of Windows Server 2008

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ia64_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6001.22465_none_e6ca3ff696c5e4b3.manifestNot Applicable6,88409-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Ia64_tape.inf_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6002.22167_none_e8b2b27293ea6c85.manifestNot Applicable6,88409-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_0~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc_1~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36509-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_sc~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,70609-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_0~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42909-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server_1~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,36809-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_server~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,71809-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv_0~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,42609-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable
Package_for_kb971650_winpesrv~31bf3856ad364e35~ia64~~6.0.1.0.mumNot Applicable1,43409-Jul-200910:03Not Applicable

References

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
941140 A hotfix is available that adds support for various models of IBM LTO3 tape drives and IBM LTO4 tape drives in Windows Server 2003

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Article ID: 971650 - Last Review: August 2, 2012 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for Itanium-Based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)
  • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
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