Network information (Status/Information > Network
To access the Status/Information menu:
From the Home screen, press Previous or Next until the screen displays Status/Information. Press
Enter to select.
Press Previous or Next until the screen displays your selected function. Press Enter to select.
Inventory (Status/Information > Inventory)
This option provides information on which slots have cartridges and which are empty. The second
line on the screen displays one of:
Full (tapes without bar code labels)
Bar code identification from the tape
The device has the following inventory locations:
Each location provides different information:
Drive or Mailslot: The screen display may read Mailslot AESO32L3, where AESO32L3 is an example
of the bar code number on the tape, or it may read Full or Empty.
Left or right magazine: The screen display may read Left Magazine or Right Magazine. The second
line on the display indicates which slots have a tape or are empty. Slots in the left magazine are
numbered 1-4 or 1-3, and slots in the right magazine are numbered 5-8 or 4-7. Each slot is rep-
resented by a character, as shown in
Table 17 Display indication definitions
If the mailslot is enabled, the storage slot count is reduced.
Slot has a tape
Slot is empty
Mailslot is enabled but does not have a tape
Mailslot has a tape
Slot has a cleaning tape
Media needs attention, often as a result of a damaged or incompatible cartridge
HP StorageWorks 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader User and service guide
Information)" on page 89