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Ok, for question 1 on my post, I found that a BIOS setting was misconfigured. I had to enter Devices > ATA Drive Setup > Configure SATA as - RAID. As far as question 2, since I was able to set the drives up for RAID 1 in the Configuration Utility, I should be able to set it up how the buyer wants it. We're going to recommend that he uses NovaBackup to ...


No! This is not a sane approach. At all. Taking out a disk out of a RAID array is no replacement for a proper backup. Among other things, you needlessly put yourself to the risk of a failed recovery due to a bad "primary" disk.

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