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Hey,

Today I've set my RAID_0 and reformatted Windows. In BIOS I have made my SSD (Windows drive) the first Disk, RAID drive as Disk 2 and my 1TB Black as Disk 3. After installing Windows I noticed that its making my raid drive as Disk 0 no matter what I do. I've always had my Windows drive (SSD) as Disk 0 and the other drives as Disk 1 and 2.

I've also installed my SSD on the SATA_0 port. So does it matter what disk number it is (this is under disk management)? Because no matter what I change it makes my Raid drive as Disk 0, Windows drive (SSD) as Disk 1 and my 1TB Black as Disk 2.

Thanks
Edited by shredzy - 2/6/11 at 7:32pm
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It shouldn't matter, other than just bugging you. My OCD would kick in if that happened to me too.
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Originally Posted by railfan844 View Post
It shouldn't matter, other than just bugging you. My OCD would kick in if that happened to me too.
Yea was bugging me alot :/. Was about to reformat again but even in the windows setup it shows the raid drive as disk 0, rechecked everything in BIOS, tried it again, no go.
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Disk number does not matter.

Disk number where in the BIOS?
1) The physical port?
2) Boot order?
3) Disk number on the RAID controller?
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post #5 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Disk number does not matter.

Disk number where in the BIOS?
1) The physical port?
2) Boot order?
3) Disk number on the RAID controller?
1) The physical port the SSD is plugged in is SATA_0, my 2 raid drives are in SATA_2/SATA_3 and my WD Black in SATA_4
2) I've set the boot priority as CD -> Remov Disc -> Intel SSD. I've also setup the hard drive drives order as well (SSD -> Raid Drive -> WD Black) in BIOS
3) In the raid config it shows my Intel SSD as Port 1, Raid drives as 2/3 and WD Black as 4.

It was fine when I just had my SSD and my WD Black, but now windows is just listing my raid drive as Disk 0. Like windows boots up fine etc, the SSD drive is listed as C:

Just bugging me! Like everything in order

EDIT: And the disk number is shown in disk management in windows.
Edited by shredzy - 2/6/11 at 7:54pm
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Sorry for double post, edited quite alot above ^
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