Imports tapes into library.
Platform: VMware, Hyper-V
Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus
Import-VBRTapeMedium -Library <VBRTapeLibrary> [-Wait] [<CommonParameters>]
This cmdlet imports tapes newly loaded to a tape library.
You need to run importing procedure against all new tapes. Importing moves tapes from I/E slot to library standard slots.
Import/export commands are available only for the devices that support corresponding operations and include I/E slot.
Specifies the library from which you want to import tapes.
Accepts VBRTapeLibrary, GUID or string type.
Indicates that the command waits for the import session(s) to complete before accepting more input.
This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.
This command imports tapes to the 'HP MSL G3 Series 3.00' tape library.
Run Get-VBRTapeLibrary to get the library and pipe it down.
Get-VBRTapeLibrary -Name "HP MSL G3 Series 3.00" | Import-VBRTapeMedium
This command imports tapes to a selected tape library.
Run Get-VBRTapeLibrary to get the library and save it to the $library variable.
Import-VBRTapeMedium -Library $library