Tape Data Copy Function (option 4.2)

When you select Tape Data Copy Function, the Tape Data Copy Function menu shown in Figure 1 is displayed. This panel allows you to duplicate a tape, copy tape data to another storage device, change the record organization, record format, and block size, recover data from a defective tape, and translate between ASCII and EBCDIC formats.
Figure 1. Tape Data Copy Function panel
 Process   Options   Help
 Z Data Tools               Tape Data Copy Functions

 1  Tape to tape  Copy tape volume to tape volume
 2  Tape reformat Copy and reformat single tape file
 3  Multifile     Copy multivolume and multiple tape files
 4  To VSAM       Copy from tape to VSAM data set
 5  To QSAM       Copy from tape to QSAM data set
 6  From VSAM     Copy from VSAM data set to tape
 7  From QSAM     Copy from QSAM data set to tape
 8  ESV           Copy Exported Stacked Volume

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 F1=Help      F2=Split     F3=Exit      F4=CRetriev  F7=Backward  F8=Forward
 F9=Swap     F10=Actions  F12=Cancel