RAID / IDE Function

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  1. Question "Raid Volumes: None defined" after grey screen ?

    Hello everybody, Yesterday all of a sudden my Windows 10 computer had a grey screen and nothing worked. After I restarted the pc I got a boot notification "Raid Volumes : None defined" After that the windows loading screen appears followed by nothing, just a black screen and nothing happens...
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    [SOLVED] 1 Drive in AHCI + 2 Drives in Raid 0

    My Spec: Motherboard- AMD B450 Plus Gaming 1x Samsung 860 EVO 1TB 2x Samsung 840 EVO 1TB Hi guys My question is: Whether it is possible to use a single drive 860 as my main drive and then use the two 840s in Raid 0 for my games and storage? When I...
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    [SOLVED] Late Uncle's Old Raid Array

    I've been studying to take the CompTia A+ exam and my teacher said that building my own router would be a great way to familiarize myself with hardware and software that wasn't super common place, so I asked around my family if anybody had an old computer parts. Well, Thanksgiving comes around...
  4. DuncanPlayzz

    [SOLVED] Dynamic volume failed after changing motherboards (Windows 10)?

    I changed my motherboard from a Gigabyte X570 Aorus Elite to an Asus TUF Gaming X570-Plus (Wifi) and suddenly Windows doesn't recognize my RAID 0 drives. The Windows Disk Management tool says the two drives failed or something. I tried to reactivate the volume but that doesn't do anything. Is...
  5. Guedila

    Question Black screen issue due to RAID mode in bios

    Hello, After a failed overcloacking, my pc began showing black screen after i login on windows. I searched what is the problem but didnt find anything so i messed up with my bios.I changed the chipset mode from AHCI to RAID. After that, the black screen was gone but the pc didnt recognize my...
  6. techflame700

    [SOLVED] Are 2 hard drives in RAID 1 more reliable than 1 SSD?

    I’m currently planning a small long term data archive and I was wondering: are 2 hard drives in RAID 1 more reliable than 1 SSD? No one has really compared these 2 configurations that I could find, so I was wondering if any of y’all have any insight on this. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Migrating a big RAID array between cases

    Hi first post here, hope this is the right place to put it. When putting together my latest rig I made an oversight and my AIO cooler's radiator did not fit in it (its currently duct taped into the corner of the case 🤮). Its obviously not ideal for thermals so I will be looking into a new case...
  8. antonio20000

    [SOLVED] how would i backup a large RAID0 array that cannot fit on one disk

    I want to back up a 2 x 14tb raid 0 array. would the best way he to make a second 2 x 14 tb 0 raid array and back it up there? if not how would i go about it
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    [SOLVED] Question about using drives in RAID configuration

    Hi guys! I've recently cleaned up my home work area. I found a few hard drives and thought I'd try setting up a RAID. The HDD's are all WD Blues (1 4TB 5400rpm, 2 2TB 5400rpm, and 1 1TB 7200rpm (I do not remember where I got this one)). I've tested them and all are working. Data on them have...
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    [SOLVED] How to dismantle RAID0

    I had 2 SSDs in a RAID0 and have disconnected them in order to install a new single non-RAID SSD, which is working fine. I wanted to format the old SSDs, so have connected one of them back up, but it is not shown in Windows so I cannot format it. It is shown in the BIOS though. Do I need to...
  11. BatchMatch

    [SOLVED] is Aorus raid ssd 2tb compatible with asus x99 deluxe ii and intel i7-6050x?

    Hi, after some searches, I got this idea to either get an Aorus raid ssd 2tb or build one to upgrade my hard drive speed to max. Currently my motherboard is a Ausus x99 deluxe ii which is gen03 and I can't get those gen04 high speed m2s. But I stuck with some questions and would be rly...
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    [SOLVED] What card would I need to get this RAID enclosure working with FreeNAS or Linux?

    Hi All, Bought and old enclosure on a whim off Ebay, and slightly regretting it now as I'm not sure it will do what I need. I was hoping to connect it to a regular desktop PC running a Linux server (OpenMediaVault?), or maybe FreeNAS. The enclosure seems to be a rebranded version of this...
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    Question Raid controller help

    Hello, I recently setup a raid 5 using a highpoint 2720 8 port controller with 7 WD red 4tb drives. I seem to have the drive working correctly in windows 10. I'm afraid to start transfering data to the array because it's not initilized?. I have never dealt with a raid 5 configuration before only...
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    Question Best motherboard recommendations?

    Is there anyone that can recommend the best motherboard for a dual gpu/ultrawidescreen setup in conjunction with a raid 0 for 2 SSD's. I think futureproofing myself as much as possible with PCIe 4.0 and possibly wifi 6 integration would be nice. I am looking to budget around $200 or so for the...
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    [SOLVED] I need to setup RAID 1 on an XP machine using a RAID controller card

    Can I RAID 1 a computer, and not lose the OS by adding a controller card, hooking up the HD currently on the motherboard to the card, and then add another HD to mirror too, without losing existing OS and software?
  16. Endre

    Question Can I make partitions in a RAID_0 configuration?

    The specs of my motherboard (Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master) say that I could reach the incredible sequential speeds: 3551MB/s (read) & 3063MB/s (write), if I install 3 NVMe M.2 PCIe SSDs and configure them as RAID_0. I’m not familiar with RAID types, by my understanding it means mixing more hard...
  17. K

    970m for 1000$?

    Hi guys, I'm planning to buy a laptop, and my budget is around 1000$ (can stretch it to 1200) and I really want the 970m and i tried searching laptops with 970m but to no avail (or i just suck at searching) you guys know any laptop that fits the criteria? if not, can you guys recommend a good...