Apr 12 2020

Joined Dec Age 70 Posts 64, The time now is Here is a free trial program that might assist you: The time now is Have you unplugged the drive and booted up in effect removing the drive , then shut down and rebotted the computer to see how the drive behaves? Antec Sonata Case Original. You know- the newer boards have SATA2 sockets to spare..

Uploader: Kekazahn
Date Added: 25 May 2015
File Size: 56.71 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 96267
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

All times are GMT There are 2 issues at hand, 1 making sure that the Promise Raid bios is configured prmise and 2 ensuring xp has the correct driver installed.

All on the surface seemed to be working ok. Along with this problem, I also have the issue with my OS reading said drives, as I gave up on having both raid options, and set them up for raid0 performance and tried to install OS, I installed drivers as said from floppy, but XP still says cannot install it says it cannot find harddrive.

Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Another prerequisite will be identical sizes of HDD’s so if the drives are recognised under ‘View Drive Assignments’ but you cannot build the Array s as wished then this will very likely be the reason.


ANY Help would be greatly appreciated. I also noted that in order to do this I would have to enter the Promise raid bios and create a single disk stripped array. The time now is The time now is One drive I boot from, the other is just for data. Aside from the need for speed. I JUST got this thing purring smoothly – with your help: Could it be this drive is formatted as a dynamic drive and not a basic drive.

[SOLVED] Sata Raid configuration on Asus A8V deluxe

pgomise Or do they have to be literally identical drives in order for it to work? Asus A8V deluxe Promise controller One further piece of useful info is as follows. Originally Posted by Tumbleweed Originally Posted by tuskenraider.

After you flashed, did you check that the bios was set the same All times are GMT BB code is on. I wonder if someone can help me please.

Either way, the risk of data loss in RAID-0 is higher than with a single drive. The VIA ports controoller no problem. Practically this means that a HDD which is not recognised on BIOS level will definitely not be recognised by windows whereas the opposite may be true e.

Thank you so much for your time! Results 1 to 15 of I’m not sure if I’m lacking yet another needed harddrive to accomplish this, fontroller if I just plugged things into wrong slots.


Asus A8v Deluxe Promise RAID Controller Options?

Originally Posted by BWM. Both the onboard and you add-in card is on the PCI bus, so your better off just using the onboard. I recently upgraded the cpu on my system from promiwe Winchester to a San Diego E4. If the drives are not there then you should verify the connections.

Originally Posted by BlueDragon Hi heartsy, As I have been spending a couple of nights trying to make this bloody A8V Deluxe board to work with 4 HDD’s the way I wanted it and due to the fact that I finally could succeed thanks to a post in this forum https: This whole event has inspired me to start looking at building a new beast from the motherboard up Let me provide some more details in order for you to get a clearer picture.