Category: Storage and Hard Drive
Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard (HP)
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 33 KB
Operating System: Storage and hard drives
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 01 Oct 1999
The Hewlett Packard 4 millimeter DAT drive is a storage device that gives users a high capacity storage system. It is installed with Digital Data Storage (DDS) software that facilitates the storage. This enables the storage of a lot of data on one cartridge. It compresses the data and this ensures that the data saved is of high magnitude. This data is stored in tapes that could be either thin or wide depending on chosen mode. Users should check their operating system's compatibility with this device to ensure that they pick the right cartridges for it. The device should be able to read and write data to make sure that data is not lost during compressions. This ensures that the device stores data at a maximum. Incase it is not compatible with some devices, there will be automatic rejection of the cartridge.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Hewlett Packard 4 millimeter DAT drive is a product of the Hewlett Packard Company. It is compatible with an operating system for Windows NT, XP, 2000, 2003 and Vista. It is the most reliable data storage device of a tape technology. Its components are a magnetic tape that helps in the data capture and storage. The results on this device are durable and this means that data stored in them lasts for longer. It has both an internal and external tape. The latest drivers and accessories for this device can be got from the manufactures official website. These latest drivers and accessories ensure that the device lasts for longer and that its operating speeds remain high. Some of them are got as freeware which means that they are downloaded for free. Others are in shareware and this means that users pay a little fee for the download. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Hewlett Packard 4 millimeter DAT drive errors before installing any driver updates.