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HP C1554A

HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY

HP C1554A

Device Type

Internal Tape Drive

Interface

SCSI-2

Format

DDS-3, DDS-DC

Sustained Transfer Rate

1.0 MBPS

2.0 MBPS (with compression)

Size

3.5 in. half height

View

Top

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS

Setting

Label

Position

Factory configured - do not alter

JP5

Unidentified

Note: Jumper JP5 causes data compression on writes to be disabled at power on if connected to ground. A host may override this unless "switch 2" on underside of drive is set to OFF. Exact location and orientation of "switch 2" is unidentified.

DRIVE SELECT ID

Drive ID

JP1

JP2

JP3

0

Open

Open

Open

1

Open

Open

Closed

2

Open

Closed

Open

3

Open

Closed

Closed

4

Closed

Open

Open

5

Closed

Open

Closed

6

Closed

Closed

Open

7

Closed

Closed

Closed

MANUFACTURERS RECOMMENDED MEDIA

Tape

Capacity Without Compression

Capacity With Compression

60 meter DDS cartridge

1.3 GB

2.6 GB

90 meter DDS cartridge

2.0 GB

4.0 GB

120 meter DDS-2 cartridge

4.0 GB

Unidentified

125 meter DDS-3 cartridge

12.0 GB

24.0 GB

DIAGNOSTIC LED(S)

LED1

(Green/Yellow)

LED2

(Green/Yellow)

Condition

Off

Off

No power/drive Idle, no cartridge

Off

Flash (Green)

No cartridge, drive active

On (Green)

Flash (Green)

Cartridge present, drive active

On (Green)

On (Green)

Cartridge loaded, drive idle

On (Green)

Off

Cartridge present but not loaded

Pulse (Green)

Pulse (Green)

Cartridge loading or unloading

Pulse (Yellow)

Pulse (Green)

Write protect cartridge loading or unloading

On (Yellow)

On (Green)

Write protect cartridge loaded, drive idle

On (Yellow)

Off

Write protect cartridge present but not loaded

On (Yellow)

On (Green)

Write protect cartridge loaded, drive active

On (Green)

Pulse (Green)

Caution (media warning) - cleaning tape required

Pulse (Yellow)

On (Yellow)

Self test failed

Pulse (Yellow)

Pulse (Yellow)

Drive powering on