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The status of the RAID array is "Disable" after 1 disk was reported bad. How can I rebuild or repair my RAID array(843)

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Question

How do I recover the RAID array if the status is reported as Disabled?

Answer

The only way to recover the RAID array is by following steps:

Step 1: Boot to Windows
Step 2: Log into the Web GUI Management utility
Step 3: Create a RAID array and select all of the HDD’s making from the original set of HDD’s.
Step 4: When you get to the Initialize the RAID array, choose “Keep Old Data” as the Initialization method. Once the RAID is created the RAID array should mount again on the Desktop and the data is accessible.

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FAQ0012 Published Apr 18th 2012
Author: Administrator
Keywords: Disable RAID array, rebuild and repair


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