Use Label media to
immediately write a new media label on the media in the selected
drive. This operation destroys any data on the media. To change the
media label without destroying the data on the media (until an
overwrite operation occurs), use Rename.
that use bar code labels cannot be renamed. When you run label
media jobs against the pieces of media that use bar code labels,
the job logs report successfully completed jobs. However, the media
label names do not change.
To label media
On the navigation bar,
Expand the server icon,
click Stand-alone Drives,
or if the drive is attached to a robotic library, click
Select the drive or slot
containing the media you want to label.
Under Media Tasks on the
task pane, select Label
The following warning is
"This operation will be
performed on the current media in the drive or slot. If the media
has been changed since the last inventory operation was performed,
the media label in the next dialog may not match the media in the
drive or slot selected."
Type the name you want to
use as the recorded media label for this media.
Click OK to erase all data on the media and
re-label the media.
Select the appropriate
options as follows:
Type a name for the job or accept the default name.
Select the priority for the job.
Available options are as follows:
If you want a person or
group to be notified when the job completes, on the Properties
pane, under Settings, click Notification and select the options you