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post #11 of 26
You install the raid drivers onto your existing raptor. Then you'll ghost the 150 to your 250 and install the second raptor, raiding the two 150's together. Ghost back from the 250 to the 150 and presto.
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Nice...thanks!
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Hmm? I am confused as to how it will work?
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One more thing....i'm looking at the nForce drivers and it says the Sata raid drivers are included in there, so if i installed the whole package, I should be good to go already right?
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post #15 of 26
Ugh, this is taking WAY to much explination.

1.You install the raid drivers on the existing primary hard drive
2.You Ghost your primary hdd to your secondary hdd
3.You RAID your primary drive and new 3rd drive
4.You ghost all your data back from the secondary drive to your new raid array.
5.You buy me a 12 pack of Stella.
post #16 of 26
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One more thing....i'm looking at the nForce drivers and it says the Sata raid drivers are included in there, so if i installed the whole package, I should be good to go already right?

NvRAID will be in your bios.
post #17 of 26
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Thanks Peniclyn....buying norton ghost now......what stripe size you think I should start with?
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post #18 of 26
I went with the whole hard drive, so 300Gb in your case. No regrets here.
post #19 of 26
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I mean when you first set up the raid you have the option to use, 4k, 16k, 32k, 64k, 128k stripe size for the size the data striping on each disk. Not sure what to use as I read different results from many people.
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post #20 of 26
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I mean when you first set up the raid you have the option to use, 4k, 16k, 32k, 64k, 128k stripe size for the size the data striping on each disk. Not sure what to use as I read different results from many people.
oh oh, um, one min I'll restart and see what mine is running at.

THis is only the nForce 570 so not sure if it has all the same options.
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