Enabling robotic library support

Support for a single robotic library drive for use with Backup Exec is provided when you purchase Backup Exec. To enable support for additional robotic library drives, you must purchase the Library Expansion Option.

To enable robotic library support

  1. On the Tools menu, click Install Options and License Keys on this Media Server.

  2. On the Enter License Keys panel, click Next.

  3. On the Symantec Backup Exec Options panel, click Enable Robotic Library Support.

    Enable Robotic Library Support provides support for a single-drive robotic library or for the first drive in a multi-drive robotic library.

    For support for each additional single-drive robotic library, or for each additional drive in a multi-drive robotic library, you must purchase and install the Library Expansion Option.

  4. Click Next.

  5. Review the installation review, and then click Install.

  6. When the installation is complete, click Finish.