# T-UNLOAD

Updated: 10/19/2020, 10:24:56 AM
Created: 10/19/2020, 10:24:56 AM
Last Updated By: Daniel Klein
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# Description

The T-UNLOAD command requests the tape device to rewind and unload the media. The command has the general form:

T-UNLOAD {CHANNEL=channel}
1

where channel is the specific channel attachment (0-9).

# Note

Some tape devices do not support the unload command. In these cases the usual action is to rewind the tape device.

An example of use may be as:

T-UNLOAD
1

to request the tape device to rewind and unload.

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