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Ive got Re4 500g under raid0 and it seems my windows is performing slower then it used to it takes much longer for windows to load up and come into functioning state after booting in. Takes much longer for programs to respond and overall it seems the performance has decreased.
Any ideas on what would be the problem?
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Did you have AHCI enabled during install?
If you didn't, enabling it now won't help.
You'll have to reinstall with AHCI enabled.

And there is not guarantee it will fix your performance issue, but it is one of the possible causes.
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What? ^ ??

You have to run the BIOS in Raid to use a raid. ...unless OP is using software Raid? Then I guess the above is true.

If you run Raid through Bios then you have to use "Raid".
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What? ^ ??

You have to run the BIOS in Raid to use a raid. ...unless OP is using software Raid? Then I guess the above is true.

If you run Raid through Bios then you have to use "Raid".
true.
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Originally Posted by ronnin426850 View Post
Did you have AHCI enabled during install?
'RAID' mode enables AHCI..

Do you have the most recent drivers for your RAID controller installed?
Also, I'm guessing this is degradation over time?
What kind of SMART report do you have for each drive?

A single failing or slowing drive will affect your array performance.
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