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RAID controllers allow users to create multi-hard-drive arrays, permitting faster data transfers and redundancy to make storage more reliable. Jeff Grundy has been writing computer-related articles and tutorials since The Spanning option enables all of the drives in the array to appear and perform as a single drive or volume.
Since modern computers can write data to multiple drives in parallel or simultaneously, this can result in a considerable performance rid. Use the RAID array to store files just as you would a single hard drive installed in your computer.
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However, if one of the drives in the array fails, data on all of the drives in the array is lost. I’m using RAID-1 configuration on a PC which will be accessible by many people who are not very experienced with computers.
How to Configure NVIDIA Raid Controller
Power on the computer and press the “Delete” key as soon as the initial boot screen displays to enter the system BIOS. Serg 7 1 Is there a way to hide that boot message or protect the utility with a password? Skip to main content. Post as a guest Name. Wait for the Disk Management utility to format the drives and prepare them for use in Windows.
How to Configure NVIDIA Raid Controller |
FAQ ID # 6 – How do I set up RAID on my i, i, and i motherboard?
About the Author Jeff Grundy has been writing computer-related articles and tutorials since The computer restarts automatically. Otherwise, simply boot the computer into Windows if you created the RAID array for additional storage and not for use as the primary system partition.
Like the Striping option, spanning offers no protection against data loss if one of the drives fails but does enable you to create a very large storage space that can make mediasield files more convenient. Click the “Start” button and select “Control Panel.
References 4 Lascon Storage: The Striping option write-enables the RAID controller to write pieces of data to multiple drives to increase disk performance. Small Business – Chron.
If reinstalling Windows on the array, no further rqid is necessary as Windows setup will create partitions on the RAID array and format drives as needed during the installation. Press “C” to erase data on the drives in the array, then press “Y” when prompted to confirm your selection.
With the new array entry highlighted, press the “Enter” key to open the Array Detail window. Email Required, but never shown. After the utility confirms the array was configured successfully, shut down the computer and restart it.