SSD RAID 0 'disk read error' on windows 7 install Tags: SSD Disk Read Error Windows 7 Storage Last response: October 30, 2011 11:20 PM in Storage Share wrxpunk October 30, 2011 10:29:31 PM okay so im trying to install windows 7 on a pair of OCZ Vertex 120gb SSD's everytime i install windows 7, once it gets to the restart point, it just comes up with 'disk read error'. it will install fine on both SSD's by them selves, and it installs fine on a pair of 300gb raptors.. so i have no idea whats going on.. any help would be great!! btw im using an EVGA X58 SLI LE Motherboard and an Intel Core i7 940 CPU. RAID is enabled in the BIOS and the array has been created with 128kb striping. More about : ssd raid disk read error windows install WyomingKnott a b $ Windows 7 a c 261 G Storage October 30, 2011 11:07:47 PM 1) More than likely, you will need to download the RAID drivers and install them separately during Win7 installation. 2) Poke around here for threads on RAID for SSDs. It will save me the trouble of repeating all of the arguments against it. leandrodafontoura a b G Storage October 30, 2011 11:20:13 PM Windows more often than you think, usually dont like to be installed in Raid configs. It can be done, buts its really a shot in the dark occasionally. May I recomend getting a Revodrive? Installation will be more straightforward, and you will have even more insane speeds. Moreover, you get to keep your SSDs entirelly for media/games Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAgility 3 SSD RAID 0 Windows 7 Install Issues ForumHow to install Windows 7 on RAID0 with SSDs ForumNeed help with SSD RAID 0 and Windows 7 install ForumI cannot install Windows 7 x64 using RAID0 on a Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R. Forum[ ssd ] Cant install win 7 on new intel 330 raid 0 ? ForumWindows 7 / Hardware RAID 5 / Dynamic Disk Import Failed error Forum"A disk read error has occured" installing Windows 7 Forum2 SSD 's in Raid 0 - Is my performance good, need help ForumSSD or SSD RAID 0 ForumCan't load fresh Windows 7 install from new SSD ForumError 0 x80070002 while making a clean install of windows 7 x64 ForumRAID 0 to single SSD ForumShould I do 3 disk Raid 0 or SSD ? ForumCan't boot SSD Windows 7 with RAID 0 ? ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumRecovery corrupted file from external hard disk ForumSSD ForumSSD vs 10K ForumInstalling a New copy of Windows to a New SSD Forum[Solved] Ssd without a 2.5 inch mounting bracket? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !