How to add aditional HDD in RAID 5 Tags: NAS / RAID Hard Drives Storage Last response: August 9, 2011 7:49 PM in Storage Share sumit_t August 4, 2011 9:11:31 AM I am using 4 Hard Drive in RAID5 but i want to add additional Drive in existing RAID. Can any one suggest me how to install additional one and is it safe for my existing data. More about : add aditional hdd raid chedderslam1976 August 4, 2011 2:55:35 PM What are you using for raid? Card, mobo, software? Which model of whatever? m 0 l tokencode a b G Storage August 4, 2011 3:40:44 PM This can only be done if your RAID controller supports this functionality otherwise you will need to re-create the RAID 5 from scratch. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ahthurungnone August 9, 2011 7:49:53 PM Yep, token is right. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources HOW TO ADD HDD IN IBM RAID 5 Forum SolvedAdd HDD in Raid 5 Forum how can i add additional hdd in raid arrey Forum Add HDD to RAID 5 array without rebuild? Forum how to add another HDD in Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Forum I have server with 3 hdd hot-swap 300GB each SAS HDD with RAID 5. Can I add 3 m Forum SolvedI have 2 250GB SSD's & 2 WD Black 2.5 HDD's in Raid10 how can I make the 2 SSD's Primary and the 2 WD 2.5.s mirror so I have S Forum How to add 3 or how to add 2 more hdd in esisting raid 1 Forum SolvedCan I add 2 HDDs in RAID and keep my main HDD single? Forum How to add additional hard drive to raid 5 ibm x3650m3 Forum How to add more space to a RAID 5 array?? Forum How to add 1TB drive to existing PC w/ 2 250gb raid-5 Drives Forum RAID 5 non-member drives - how to add back or recover? Forum SolvedHow to add an SSD as a second non-boot drive with an HDD as primary in Windows 7 Forum SolvedHow do I add An sata HDD to run My Program Files and still Keep My SSD for OS boot and run? Forum SolvedBuy an ssd or add another 500gb hdd in raid 0 Forum Raid 5 with 3 HDD crashed with 2 HDD how to recover data Forum How to set additional SATA HDD on SATA 5,6 with RAID 0+1 ona SATA 1,2, Forum SolvedHow to add another HDD to an existing one Forum SolvedHow to add another HDD? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !