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Does my RAID Array need any drivers?

Im running Vista 64 but never installed drivers for my RAID array

After some benchmarking, people said that my numbers were really really low, and they are

Does Vista need RAID Drivers? How do I install them because the only driver I did find was a bunch of files...no .exe
    
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Typically, you need to install your RAID drivers prior to installing OS. Typically, it must be done Via floppy drive, although some have achieved other ways.
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vista has built in raid drivers

possible factory specific drivers would perform better.
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if you want the proper drivers then you can visit evga.com (noticed your board) and get them..they also provide installation methods, but vista built in raid drivers work more then fine, im using them and i haven't had any problems with my raid 0
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you need the drivers in XP but not vista.
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okay sounds good, thanks guys! +1
    
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