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How to I determine the bottleneck for a mapped drive that points to a physical drive on the same server

So, I know that if I copy from machine A to machine B it will be slow over a mapped drive. because it's over the network. But I'm sitting in front of a server that is setup with a mapped drive that ...
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Server 08R2 doesn't want to mount a NTFS partition that Linux can

I have a system with a 30GB SSD containing Server 08r2 and a 3TB HDD used for data storage. Recently, I noticed that I couldn't mount one partition on the larger drive in Windows. This is how the ...
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“Insufficient disk space to correct error”, but >50% free

I had a "corrupt file system" error a few days agon on my Windows Server 2008 R2 and tried to run chkdsk to fix it. Running it during boot (error is on the boot drive) just stuck, but running it ...
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Hard drive capacity on Windows server 2008 r2 not fully recognized [duplicate]

I am running Server 2008 release 2. I am almost out of hard drive space on the c partition. It is a 40 gig partition that is reporting 2.3 gig of free space. When I examine the properties of each ...
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Trying to Install a Physical HDD on Physical Server, MS 2008 R2

I have a Physcial Server that has 6 HD Bays on it. I have put in 4 NEW 1TB HDD's today, filling up the remaining 4 slots. The BIOS Says the drives are "Ready" but I cannot force them into Online ...
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Windows Server 2008 r2 reports wrong hard drive free space

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 installed onto a Virtual Machine on ESXi 5.0.0. When I originally created the VM, I gave the C: drive 350 GB of hard drive space, and I made it thin provisioned. ...
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Will Windows notify me if there is a S.M.A.R.T warning?

If there are S.M.A.R.T. warnings, will Windows (7, 2008 Server) notify me that the disk may die soon? Or do I need to install some 3rd party notification software?
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Windows Home Server 2011: My Computer and Disk Properties show old Label after rename

I have a Windows Home Server 2011 box (based on Windows Server 2008 R2). For ease of use I label my data drives with what is on them: Data (E:) [500 GB SATA] Data Backup (R:) [500 GB USB] My Data ...
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Can I unplug a failing dynamic disk and plug it into another computer?

I just wondered if it is possible to unplug a dynamic disk (hard drive) and plug it into another computer? The reason I ask is that one of my HDDs with Windows on it is about to fail, and I don't ...
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The device, \Device\Ide\iaStor0, did not respond within the timeout period

On my Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise system I have a bunch of hard drives. The disk mode is set to 'RAID' in bios and I have 2 disks set as RAID 1. I also have a couple of other disks without any ...
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System Event ID 11 Disk

Upon starting Windows Server 2008 R2 I get this error message: Event ID 11 Disk The driver detected a controller error on \Device\Harddisk3\DR3. There are also also 3 more similar messages for ...
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Detect when hard disk goes to sleep

Is it possible to trace when Windows turns off a hard disk (due to the power saving threshold being met)? I'd like to see when (if at all) the disks are being turned off.
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Drive dissapears in Windows, Error 9 in System Log

At what seems to be at random intervals my secondary drive in my workstation just disappears. The OS is not installed on this drive (it's my "E:" drive). I'm not using RAID. The PC is a Dell ...