This alert is generated when the detailed inventory for a specified tape in a specified tape library failed.


The detailed inventory of tape failed for the following reason:

  1. The tape was bad.

  2. The library or drive failed.


The error conditions and recommended actions associated with each “Detailed inventory of tape failed” alert are provided in the alert details.

Re-run tape inventory. For more information, see How to Inventory the Tape Library.

Resolved when: The detailed inventory for the specified tape in the specified library succeeds.

For information about how to manage tape libraries in DPM and how to run a tape inventory, in the DPM Operations Guide, see Managing Tape Libraries (

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