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RAID 0 | verify if active (working?)

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    RAID 1 | verify if active (working?)

    My config is HDD1 backed up to HDD2 (both 500gb).

    I don't want to have to use software that I don't need. I'm referring to Intel's Rapid Storage Technology (RST). This is because it wouldn't be compatible if I wasn't using a Windows OS.

    How would I then verify my RAID 1 configuration is working? Keeping in mind that RAID setup is done via BIOS.
    Last edited by fohrums; 01 Feb 2015 at 20:38.

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    Windows 8.1

    You could take a look at Disk Management to see if there is only one drive instead of two. You can open it by right clicking the start button, and then clicking Disk Management.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Qub1 View Post
    Disk Management > if there is only one drive instead of two.
    yes, there is only one drive of the intended RAID 1 configuration. In other words how would I know if this 'one' drive is being backed up by the other?
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