Tape Back Question Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Other › Misc › Tape Back Question This topic has 4 replies, 3 voices, and was last updated 10 years, 12 months ago by gforceindustries. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts msanjay196Member Aug 11, 2009 at 2:31 pm #143725 Hi, I am trying to come up with a new tape rotation schedule. If we implement, weekly full backup say on Friday, while we do differential backups during the week. My question is on the recoverable data. Say we are in 3rd week, Monday and the previous week’s full backup tape doesn’t work (corrupt). Can we go the the 1st week full backup and use the 2nd week’s differential tape from Thursday? Or does the fact that you do a “full” backup on Friday, reset all your differential tapes to reference the last full back up – and ignore previous full backup tapes? Thanks, Sanjay Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.