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retrieve software RAID information using WMI [duplicate]

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I would like to upgrade the Intel Matrix Storage Manager software on a windows 2003 std box to the latest version of Intel Rapid Storage Technology which my mobo (ASUS P6X58D-E) supports. Can someone ...
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I've got a server at home running Windows 2003 Server. I use the server to house my media collection and backups from other PCs on my LAN. The server has 4 1TB drives along with a smaller system ...
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A buddy of mine and I are in the process of trying to salvage an old server that hasn't been used for a while, but whose data is critically important. It's an old box with a series of hard drives ...
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I have a Mirrored Dynamic disk on my Windows 2003 Server. How do you monitor the health of the volume? Is there a way to have the server send an email when there is an issue with the volume? Is there ...
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Moving existing software raid to different windows 2003 machine

On a windows 2003 server with 2 x 750 GB raid for data (using the builtin windows 2003 software raid with dynamic disks), the main board broke. (The system and the whole c:\ with c:\windows, ...
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How can I check integrity of the builtin windows 2003 software raid from a script

I want to write a script (using python or windows batch) to check if in the raid system on a winows 2003 server all disks are online, alive and synced. This is the builtin windows 2003 software raid ...
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Here's a (hopefully) easy one: what does the warning sign: mean in disk management? The above image is of a mirrored drive (RAID 1) that is in the process of regenerating. Disk 3 was just added as ...
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Windows Server 2003 Share Multiple Drives as One

I just got an older Dell server secondhand. I was thinking of turning it into a file server. There are currently 3 300GB hard disk drives in the machine. Not knowing a lot, I am looking to see ...
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Software RAID in Windows Server 2003

I am building small home server with raid 1 (mirror) on data disk. I have MB: Asus M2N SLI Deluxe with nvidia media shield RAID on board and 2 x 1TB HDD, OS: Windows Server 2003 x64. My questions ...
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Is there a way to cancel (or pause or postpone) a Mirror/RAID Resynch in Disk Management (Win2k3)

I have a software RAID setup in Windows Server 2003, which recently had a disk go bad. I replaced the disk, and rebuilt the array. Every time I reboot though, it automatically starts rebuilding the ...
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Is it possible to upgrade from a software RAID-1 to a RAID-5 under Windows 2k3 Server? My Google searches didn't really turn up anything definitive here.
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windows 2003 software raid - booting secondary disk with no FT floppy

I have a Windows 2003 Server machine, using the built in software RAID-1 support with two SATA drives. If the 2nd drives fails (that is, when I pull out the drive connector) everything works ...