How to enable a bar code label rules and configure it for the tape device.
2. In the Properties pane, under Settings, click Bar Code Rules.
3. Click Add (Figure 1).
|Select a Media Type||Select the media for which to add a bar code rule.|
|Vendor||Type the name of the library's manufacturer. It can be found in the library's property page. By typing in the name of the vendor in this field, the bar code rule is restricted to that library of the vendor. If a general bar code rule is being applied then leave this field blank.|
|Bar code Prefix||Type in the code that will be placed before the bar code. This prefix will represent the media type that is being used. The code can be up to 16 characters with any combination of letters and numbers.|
|Bar code Suffix||Type in the code that will be placed after the bar code. This suffix will represent the media type that is being used. The code can be up to 16 characters with any combination of letters and numbers.|
5. Click OK to save the bar code label rule for the media.
6. Verify that bar code rules are enabled for the robotic library:
a. On the navigation bar, click Devices.
b. Expand the server icon in the tree view, and then expand Robotic Library.
c. Right-click the selected robotic library and select Properties.
d. Under Configuration, select the Enable bar code rules checkbox (Figure 3).
e. Click OK to save the changes.
Note: The bar code rules are not functional unless they are enabled for the robotic library.