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Considering moving to RAID 0

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With the advent of a 500GB 7200.11 backup drive in my system for photos, documents and music, I now really have no reason to have the redundancy of RAID10 slowing my OS drives (4) down. Anyone have any objections to me moving the OS array to RAID0?
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Go for it!

Thats gonna be blazing fast!
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Year do the quad RAID0 ^^



btw with Vista Business or Ultimate (what you got) you can backup your current Windows to an image.
(start -> service -> save and reconstruct -> complete pc backup)
You can backup to DVD or any SATA, PATA, USB Disk.

The Point is: after setting up the new RAID Array, you can recover your old System.
Insert your Vista Disk and select repair-operations during the setup.
Now you should be able to rebuild the image to the new Disk.
-> You have to do a "complete pc backup" as this saves an image while the normal backupp saves .zip's

[I'm not running an English Windows version - so some thinks may be called different]
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Okay, I am going to give the complete backup a shot and see where it gets me...

Will be doing this tomorrow, I already resized the partition to 25GB to allow for XP.
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