I think HP took Apple’s way to generate money, as tech support said connect only recommended components, otherwise you may have a problem with the claim. Isn’t this a perfectly valid answer? How to install it on logical volume? Upvote if you found this answer helpful or interesting. Thanks for quick reply, I’m in progres of downloading Service Pack, tomorrow I will update firmware and I will let you know if that changes anything.

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Prior to Driver Matic, all drivers had to be installed differently and required significant user involvement. You will be able to leave a comment after signing in.

We are working on a fix. Every reboot array is rebuilding hdds as well.

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This tool uses Hp dynamic smart array b120i raid controller and much of it will not work correctly without ccontroller enabled. I’ve created new case on HPE website with all the details mentioned above, tech support phoned me and tried convince me to buy HPE branded hard drive to connect it to the server and check is it working He didn’t get it when I’ve explained that the power is not delivered to hard drives and nothing connected is working.

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Recurring Daily – Windows Why has this answer been downvoted? Posted May 21, Hopefully you also have a backup? Posted March 15, Upvote if you also have this question or find it interesting.

Louis Bouchard louis on A driver update may also improve stability and performance, or may fix issues with games, programs and power management. I have the same problem with HP MLe. Thank you in advance for your reply. You need to put a real RAID controller in there. To post radi comment you must log in.

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Typically you replace the bad drive, power on the computer and boot into the RAID controller’s configuration utility. Please sign in to comment You will be able to n120i a comment after signing in Sign In Now.

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If there’s no backup available, another solution exists – bring both disks to a reputable data recovery service. Donate Sidebar by DevFuse. I wanted a hardware raid1 mirror just in case we lost a drive.

Look up the manual for your controller card.

Already have an account? Correct Answers – 10 points. I’ve moved all disks to better adapter Smart Array P How To Install Ubuntu I’ll report if something will change.

I’ve started believe in magic seriously, as the server stop functioning properly by itself, it started working normally today. Apologies for the inconvenience.