Nope, if you forget your password you can't recover the data. VERITAS
support can't help you read the data either.... that's why it is very
important NOT to forget that password ;-)

Todd


"Wayne" wrote in message
news:387e0767@hronntp01....
>
> I have a scheduled backup set that the password has been forgotton.

In
the
> backup file I have located the stored encrypted password and

encryption
key.
>
> Is there anyway of recovering the password from this information, or

is
the
> tape lost forever?
>
> Please help. (if possible please email me at whaw@aberdare.co.za).
>
> Thanks for any help.