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Install Ubuntu on Hardware Raid 1 server , message partition disk

The installer has detected that the following disks have mounted partitions: /dev/sda/ Do you want the installer to try and unmount the partitions on these disks before continuing? If you leave ...
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Can't install windows - setup can't see my hard disk (RAID1)

I am trying to install win8 x64 on my machine. The machine has two hard drives connected in RAID1 I have just created : image I have inserted the USB containing the Windows installation media and ...
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Can't find drivers for ASUS P5G41T-M LX on Windows 7?

I'm trying to install Windows 7, but stuck on window with message that I need a mass storage driver. But I can't find it at all. Here is my params: ASUS P5G41T-M LX Motherboard Intel(R) G41 ...
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P67 Sabertooth shows no volumes when installing OS in RAID mode

I'm having difficulties installing Windows 7 onto my RAID volume using a ASUS Sabertooth P67 motherboard. I have 2x Samsung 840 SSDs plugged into the 2x black Intel 6gbit sockets. I've done the ...
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Windows 7 install issues with 2x3TB in RAID1

Not sure what I've done wrong. Built one PC before successfully in a similar way but this one seems to be struggling. I have the following components: Mobo: ASUS P8Z68-V/Pro Gen 3 (updated to ...
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Why does my 3TB hard disk fail to boot when I switch the controller from AHCI to RAID?

Why does my 3TB hard disk fail to boot when I switch the controller from AHCI to RAID? Something I have noticed: using diskpart while in the command prompt in disk recovery tools it says that the ...
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Is it possible to clean install Ubuntu onto new HDDs whilst running existing system?

I currently have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on a single non-RAID 160GB hard drive. I've just bought some 500GB drives and want to end up with Ubuntu 11.04 installed on a RAID 1 array with exactly the ...
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How to solve problem installing Windows 7 onto RAID using Highpoint 2640x4:

When installing Windows 7 64-bit to a 2-drive mirror RAID (2x1TB) using a Highpoint 2640x4 card, I encounter an error message (0x80300001) indicating that Windows cannot be installed to the detected ...
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Install WHS 2011 64 bit on 3TB RAID 1 failing

I am attempting to install WHS 2011 64bit on a new computer with two Hitachi 3TB drives in a RAID 1 configuration. So far my attempts have been "Unattended" installs, but each time I get back to the ...
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Installing Windows XP Pro on a Raid 1 array without the driver floppy

I'm looking to install a Raid 1 array on my WinXP Pro file server/dvr to improve data redundancy at home. Since I would really hate to look for a floppy drive and cram it into my small computer case, ...
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setting up RAID1 on desktop machine with windows XP with the drivers

I am trying to set up a raid configuration on a desktop in which the previous raid failed on a RAID0 configuration when a hard disk failed. I pressed CNTRL-I to get the RAID BIOS up and put the disks ...
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Why can't Windows 7 install see my new SATA drive?

I have 1 EIDE HDD as a primary O/S disk and 2 SATA drives in SATA 2 & 3 on my mobo, which are BIOS configured for RAID. This setup has been working fine for several years. However, the EIDE HDD ...
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VIA VT6421A RAID controller on MSI KT4V motherboard not bootable [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Booting From VIA VT6421A Based PCI SATA Card I'd like to upgrade my old PC. My setup: Motherboard: MSI KT4V (only supports IDE HDDs, no SATA) I installed a VIA ...
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Steps to install Windows 7 64bit on RAID 0 (striping)?

I will receive in some days 2x500 GB hard disks (ST3500418AS) and an ASRock 890GX Extreme 3. My idea is to install onto it Windows 7 64-bit in RAID0 configuration (striping). I wondering which steps ...