Format a RAID drive Tags: Hard Drives NAS / RAID Format Storage Last response: September 20, 2011 12:24 AM in Storage Share philwright September 19, 2011 9:49:06 PM Hello, I bought a used hard drive which had (has) a RAID configuration. I tried in win 7 manage/disk management to format the drive. Right clicked it, but format is not an option. Will someone remind me how to do this from a command prompt? More about : format raid drive ncc74656 a b G Storage September 20, 2011 12:24:01 AM diskpart, list disk #, select disk #, clean, create partition primary, select partition 1, format fs=ntfs, active, assign. done Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumFormatting a Single Raid Drive to Windows Format ForumWindows not able to format my RAID 0 drive ForumCan't format RAID drive after lightning strike ForumDo you have to format your hard drive for Raid 0? ForumAfter win7 update, win is asking to format my existing raid ForumFormatting SansDigital RAID 5 external USB drive ForumDo I need to " Format " my RAID 0 Boot drives? ForumComputer can't find 3tb hard- drive , so can't format drive ForumDo i have to format both hard drives for raid 1? ForumWin 7 installation won't let me format new hard drive ForumFormatting and assign drive letter on gpt raid 0 3.x TB ForumSATA Cable Mix Up On RAID array. HDD is requesting format ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumSmall Server, NAS, SSD, or RAID? ForumWrite holes raid 5 ForumHow should I format my HD? ForumGetting a second hard drive. ForumSsd vs three fast baracuda drives in raid 0 Forum[Solved] SSD, RAID 0, or RAMDISK Forum[Solved] Msi k9n2, six drives-3 in RAID 5, 2 in RAID 0, 1 not RAID. At startup (Windows X More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !