Tape drive terms

Updated: 06/02/2020 by Computer Hope
Top tape terms
Spool

Storage
Removable disk
Tape
Media
Sequential access
BOM
Sequential file
Spindle
QIC
Disk cartridge

Number

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A

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B

BOM

C

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D

DAT
DDS
Disk cartridge
DLT

E

Erase head

F

File protection ring

G

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H

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I

Interblock gap
Interrecord gap
IRG

J

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K

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L

Linear
Loading point

M

Media

N

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O

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P

Preformatted

Q

QIC

R

Record head
Removable disk

S

SDLT
Sequential access
Sequential file
Spindle
Spool
Storage
Streaming tape

T

Tape

U

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V

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W

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X

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Y

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Z

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