How to Manually Start a TAR Job

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  • 03-Feb-2009
  • 29-Aug-2017


Reload (all version)


Can a tar process be started manually?


In the Reload Administration Console, a TAR job can be manually created and submitted.  The Reload Administration can be loaded by typing reload at the terminal prompt.

1) Jobs (Start/Stop Backup Jobs)


2) Start (Start a Backup Job (On an Enabled Profile)


3) P (Post Office Profile)


4) <select the desired profile>


5) 2 (Advanced Job Choices)


6) Tape (Tape archive (TAR) Process)

7) Select OK


Additional Information

This article was originally published in the GWAVA knowledgebase as article ID 1013.