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Windows 8, Diskpart, “The command you selected is not available with this version of Windows”

Windows 8, not Pro or Enterprise. I want to mirror a volume. I run Diskpart, and type: select volume 1 add disk 1 and this appears: The command you selected is not available with this ...
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Clean Install With Windows Managed Mirror

ok so i have a win 7 pro with 2 1TB drives that are mirrored using the windows disk management mirror. I am planning on doing a new / clean install on this PC with windows 8 and afraid that the disk ...
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Mirror/back-up SSD to spare USB mounted SSD in case of Failure

I have my Windows 8 OS on an mSata SSD and an identical spare SSD mounted in a USB caddy. What is the best way to create a "mirror"/backup so that if my primary SSD fails I can just remove it and ...
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Mirror Internal Hard Drive Partition to External Hard Drive Partition

I have a ~1.5 TB partition in my internal hard drive out of which ~320 GB is used. I also have a 450 GB partition in an external hard drive connected through USB 3.0. First, I want to mirror the ...
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Firmware vs OS RAID (aka Windows 8 Disk Mirroring vs Intel Onboard)

So Windows 8 is out and I have a new motherboard. I wish to create a RAID 1 coupling between two HDDs -- for storage purposes only (my OS is on an SSD) -- but I don't know which is the best route to ...