That will likely be that the new drive is too current for your controller. I can’t afford to lose the operational hard drive so drastic measures aren’t acceptable. Broken down into practical pointers and step-by-step instructions, the IT Service Excellence Tool Kit delivers expert advice for technology solution providers. Try it for free Edge Out The Competition for your dream job with proven skills and certifications. Facing a tech roadblock? I tried to fix this using OMSA but so far it isn’t working.

Uploader: Vogul
Date Added: 24 April 2009
File Size: 46.38 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 99778
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Is there any command prompt or PowerShell approach possible? If you can perc s300 raid to the command prompt then change directory into the recovery folder and perc s300 raid the StartRep. I think that is a good choice.

Thanks for all the references! I moved the new disk from 3 to 1. I have tried to install OMSA but there’s been no success perc s300 raid doing that. The result is that the new drive isn’t compatible. You are right to think that usually a larger drive of the same type will be useable in such situations, but some RAID cards can be difficult when it comes to this.

The new drive is WD 1TB. Not just to start over. I wonder if the array failed because of a. There was no opportunity to get to a command prompt.


Petc above, the new hard drive was a 1TB drive whereas the originals are GB. I tried booting from this HDD and it didn’t work.

Dell PERC S – storage controller (RAID) – SATA 3Gb/s / SAS – PCIe x8 Overview – CNET

If so, is there an option in the lower left hand corner of the screen for repair? Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems – anytime, anywhere. They are for desktops.

I can’t afford to lose the perc s300 raid hard drive so drastic measures aren’t acceptable. Well, I tried that and still not doing what’s needed. Have you used enterprise class disks that are certified perc s300 raid use with your RAID controller?

I may still try to boot to the single drive with the image on it but first: For instance, Raid 1 Mirror perc s300 raid the C drive. This includes a Recovery partition, an OS partition and a Rais partition. You have to initialize the replacement drive and assign it as a global hot spare.

Dell Poweredge T110 II – RAID 5 PERC S100/S300

Facing a tech roadblock? This is perc s300 raid the following website blog: But this has done no good and it’s still listed as an SSD and not compatible. The drives appear as a 1TB drive or nearly.


Start your 7-day Free Trial. Not quite a full description, but there’s information in the following that may help you: Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by.

In this case it looks as if all you can do from this ACU is create an array and delete an array and little else. Get them directly from Dell, specifically for your server. Is the firmware on your RAID card up to date? Just in case there was s3000 BIOS setting identifying drive types I don’t recall seeing oneI perc s300 raid the drive order so that: You need to get disks perc s300 raid are certified for your RAID controller.

The email interface there seems strange and I’m not sure what it’s going to do once working.