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RAID Controller Compatibility for P67

I have a RAID 0 array created using a Sabretooth P67 motherboard's on board RAID controller. This uses the intel P67 chipset to create the RAID. The motherboard has died but (so far as I know) the ...
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Recover RAID 0 Array after motherboard failure

I have a RAID 0 hardware RAID array (using the motherboards RAID controller) on two SSD hard drives (C) and a third drive (D) in a non-RAID configuration. I have a new computer already ordered and ...
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How can I install Windows through an ASUS P5Q's orange and white SATA ports?

I have an ASUS P5Q motherboard, which apparently has two SATA controllers - the standard Intel one (red ports), and a Marvell controller (orange and white ports). I need the Intel controller to be in ...
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Can I setup two RAID arrays on a single intel z97 controller?

Let me preface this by saying that I have never setup a RAID array myself, other than by using software RAID 0 in Windows for a set of storage drives. I purchased a new ASUS Maximus VII Hero ...
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Do SSDs have to have AHCI to maximize performance?

After my last post concerning my motherboard's RAID, I'm considering purchasing an additional dedicated RAID controller, but I have a few concerns about what to buy, because I'm facing yet another ...
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1answer
625 views

How to configure raid on Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

I am trying to setup RAID 0 in the BIOS of my motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3. I have enabled RAID in the BIOS SATA mode, and I get the option to hit Ctrl+F to enter RAID option ROM utility. When I ...
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164 views

How to install several hard-drives to Tyan S7025 motherboard

First of all, the disclaimer: I do not know much about computers. CONTEXT In February 2010 I purchased a workstation with a Tyan S7025 motherboard. This motherboard has 6 SATA ports (SATA0 to SATA5) ...
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281 views

How to check model of motherboard and motherboard support for RAID

I am following a guide to implementing a RAID 1+0 to my laptop when I encountered problems regarding the installation of the RAID adapter . I am suppose to check if my motherboard supports RAID and do ...
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43 views

Intel RST Drive missing error — with a twist

I'm beginning to think that Intel RST software on Windows 8.1 is having issues. The Components Involved I am using the following: Windows 8.1 Asus Maximus V Extreme motherboard with latest ...
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Would an Intel raid configuration benefit from Intel Smart Response feature?

My hard drive took a dive so I looking at getting some new drives. I was thinking of getting 3 WD Black Edition 1TB disks. My motherboard has the Intel Matrix Storage feature and I was going to hook ...
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127 views

Migrating raid array between different controllers

Recently my motherboard unexpectedly gave out, there are two disks attached in RAID 0. The controller in question for this motherboard is a ICH9R. Due to the sparse availability of hardware I am ...
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How do I mark a disk as OK (Asus/Intel Software RAID)

I have an Asus P8Z77V_PRO mobo using Intel RAID (Windows 7 x64). A drive has an error, but after examining it with SMART tools, I'm satisfied the drive is fine. Unfortunately, I can't figure out how ...
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Home ZFS based NAS…What processor/chipset to use? [closed]

So, I'm building a home/personal NAS. My plan is to expose both SMB fileshares for sharing files/media between hosts, but also to carve an iSCSI target LUN out of it for use by VMWare as a datastore. ...
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563 views

ASUS P5B Plus motherboard - no any drives found - how to restore RAID array?

We have a small server machine with an ASUS P5B Plus motherboard and 4 SATA HDDs. The HDDs were configured in a RAID10 array. Up until now, everything worked fine, but now the system doesn't recognize ...
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275 views

Running multiple RAID-1 arrays on the same server

Is it possible to run multiple RAID-1's on the same machine? I have the following Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813182251 Would I need to get RAID cards?
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How to add extra sata drives to desktop server

I have an ubuntu 12.04 machine with a raid using mdadm. The motherboard has 8 sata ports which are all being used, and I would like to add more hard drives to it. What's the easiest/best way to add a ...
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How to image a degraded RAID array

On boot in Windows 2003 I have a message "Raid Array Degraded". When I use F10 to go into the RAID utility I see this screen : After passing through that screen the machine got stuck on reboot so I ...
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370 views

How best to connect several SATA raid to Gigabyte GAP35DS3R motherboard [closed]

Recycling some old hardware. We're combining two older computers into a data server for the office - it'll have two 500 GB drives in raid 0, and two 200 gB drives in raid 0, and a 2 TB for weekly ...
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51 views

RAID Implementation with 4 hard disks

I want to implement RAID in one system. I have 4 hard disks of 2TB capacity. I want to implement RAID1. My primary aim is to copy the content of one hard disk to another hard disk. here, 2 hard disks ...
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234 views

Asus Sabertooth 990FX RAID - Drives disappear

Just got a 990fx 2.0. I'd like to setup two Seagate 1TB drives in a RAID 1 config and same thing: Detected under AHCI but as soon as the SATA ports are config'd to RAID, they aren't detected. I don't ...
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282 views

Does Firmware RAID negatively affect non-RAID devices?

I am running Windows 8 on a Z77 Chipset mobo, and it's all running swimmingly, but I want to put my documents/music/etc. on two HHDs running under RAID 1. On my motherboard I have four SATA 3GB/s ...
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1answer
338 views

move RAID controller + HDDs + data (RAID5) to new motherboard

I have a HighPoint RocketRAID 2300 RAID controller with 4 HDDs on my MSI P6N SLI mainboard and want to move the RAID controller with its HDDs and data to my new computer that has a Asrock H61M-ITX ...
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203 views

Why wont my computer boot from the logical raid volume while installing Windows 7

I have new computer I built the motherboard is an ASUS Sabertooth 990FX. The motherboard has UEFI instead of normal BIOS. The problem I have is when I try to install Windows 7 with my motherboards ...
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772 views

Moving RAID 5 to new motherboard

I'm moving a RAID 5 controlled with an Areca ARC-1110 PCI RAID card to a new motherboard. How do I ensure my array stays intact through the move?
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Add a hard drive to expand RAID 5 array on Intel RST (Rapid Storage Technology)?

I have a RAID 5 array of 3x1.5TB hard drives currently set up on my Asus P8P67 motherboard, and I'm wondering if I could add another 1.5TB hard drive to it without having to back up my data and ...
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In BIOS, what does “SATA Controller” with the ability to select either IDE or RAID mean?

In my BIOS, I've got a setting called "SATA Controller" that can select either IDE or RAID. It's currently set to IDE. What does this setting mean, and will bad things happen if I change it? My ...
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1answer
564 views

Intel Rapid Storage RAID 5 error, “Missing Drive”

Just recently I purchased a new motherboard for my PC due to the fact I had a motherboard with the defective 67 Intel chipset. The reason I bought the new motherboard was because I started getting ...
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1answer
542 views

Asus M2NSLI Deluxe dedicated SATA RAID1 port?

having a few problems with my mobo. There are 6 standard ports and 1 dedicated sata port for raid1 (or so manual says) I've gone through the BIOS and searched google but can't find any useful info :( ...
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1answer
280 views

RAID 1 or (MSI P35 Neo3) mother board?

What happened was that I have a mirror RAID (RAID-1) and one of the drives died. As far as I know, one should always use identical drives for mirror RAID (don't mix iszes, don't mix manufacturers, ...
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1answer
442 views

Raid card conflict with onboard raid

I currently have a ASUS P5K-E/WIFI-AP running with Raid 1 boot drive using the onboard raid, raid 5 data on an adaptec 5805 in the bottom PCI-E slot, 7600GT in the main PCI-E slot. I use this system ...
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92 views

Help with my RAID config

I've got a 250GB SATA2 hard drive. Yesterday I boughy myself a pair of 1TB HDDs which I intend to put into a RAID-1. If I enable the RAID functionality in the BIOS, I can setup the two drives in a ...
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Can I place an 8x PCIe 2.0 Promise EX8760T into the 16x PCIe 2.0 slot on my Asus P7H55-M/CSM? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Will a PCI Express x1 TV tuner work on a PCI Express x16 slot ? The Promise card has a PCIe 2.0 8X interface, and the motherboard has a single PCIe 2.0 16x slot. My ...
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New motherboard or new PC to gain access to RAID drives

I have a PC that refuses to boot. I have 4 disk drives on a RAID array (RAID 0, or possibly 1), that is provided by my motherboard. I have 1 primary HD, and an extra 4 for the RAID. I want to recover ...
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543 views

Asus P5DL2 motherboard w/ on board RAID dies.. no backup of data

Asus P5DL2 Motherboard using RAID-5 w/ 3 hard drives. The motherboard has died, but the drives are fine. The user was not making backups of their data (how many times do I have to tell people, "RAID ...
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1answer
202 views

RAID Hard drive partition from one motherbord to another?

I had ASUS P5K3 Deluxe/WiFi-AP which was working for 4 years. Yesturday it burned out... literaly with smoke and fire... So I plan on getting DFI LanParty LT X48-T3RS (Intel X48, DDR3) as a ...
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Compatibility Problem ? Intel DP43TF with Promise Fastrek TX4650

When I installed a Promise Fastrek TX4650 PCI-E RAID card to Intel DP43TF, the RAID card does not function (totally). But when I put the same RAID card to another motherboard, the RAID card works as ...
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1answer
710 views

What will happen with my RAID5 after motherboard change?

Currently I have ASUS P5Q-EM and 3 HDD in RAID5 using it's on-board RAID controller Intel ICH10R. I want to bye a new motherboard, for example, Gigabyte GA-EQ45M-S2 which also have on-board RAID ...
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7answers
11k views

Onboard RAID vs Software RAID

My motherboard, an Asus M4a79t Deluxe, advertises RAID 0/1/5 capabilities. My limited understanding is that onboard RAID is better than software RAID. Is this necessarily true? Is an onboard RAID ...
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1answer
119 views

Can I set up a separate RAID 5 devices?

I have a GIGABYTE GA-P55M-UD2 motherboard in my system (Windows 7 64 bit) and currently have a Western Digital SATA 10k RPM drive in it. Is it possible to add three more SATA drives to make a single ...
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1k views

downsides to running RAID on unmatched drives?

I've got some generic RAID controller built into my motherboard and I want to build either a RAID 5 or RAID 0+1 array. What are the disadvantages of running unmatched drives? Like 4 different brand ...
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1answer
1k views

Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD4P won't boot from USB drive with RAID enabled

I've got a Windows 7 installation image on my USB hard drive, which is set up to be bootable. I know it works because I've used it on several computers, and it works on the computer I'm trying to ...
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2answers
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Raid 0 - what happens with the data when hdds plugged into another motherboard

I am buying a new motherboard Asus M4A785TD-V EVO to replace the Asus A8N32 which has recently went dead. The original motherboard has a NVIDIA NVRaid controller which I was using to strip (raid-0) ...
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3answers
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Asus Striker Extreme RAID problem

When I load up BIOS on my computer i can see all the drives and everything is good, but when it boots it doesn't load the raid setup it just skips past the screen and will sit and do nothing. ...