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 289 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. m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 "Disk read error occurred" SSD not recognized Forum SolvedAsus M5A97 R2.0 Raid Controller Error on Installing Windows 7 Forum "A disk read error has occured" installing Windows 7 Forum installing windows xp on a new hard disk, on a laptop which is previously loaded with windows 7 showing an error 0x00000007b Forum Error 0x80300024 install windows 7 from usb to ssd Forum Agility 3 SSD RAID 0 Windows 7 Install Issues Forum Need help with SSD RAID 0 and Windows 7 install Forum SolvedWindows 7: a disk read error & blank screen w/ cursor Forum Cant read from my raid 0 dynamic disk, after a windows 8 reinstall. Forum Raid 0 plus ssd windows 7 install Forum "BOOTMGR is missing" error windows 7 raid0 installation Forum disk read error windows 7 Forum SolvedUpdated to Windows 8.1 after group policy errors. Disk Management now shows RAID 0 disk with only one drive. Forum "A disk read error occurred press ctrl alt del to restart windows 7" Above statement is the problem in my system.This appears Forum SolvedWindows 8 Clean Install from USB onto Samsung SSD 840 120gb (ERROR CODE 0xc00000e9) Forum SolvedError code 0x80070057 with Windows 7 install on new computer. Motherboard, HDD??? Forum Solvedhow to format two 64Gig ssd drives in raid 0 for windows 7 64bit Forum SolvedRaid 0 to SSD + HDD for Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Forum SolvedHELP! New SSD - Want clean install of windows 7 - lost motherboard disk Forum SolvedTrouble setting up RAID 0 on new windows 7 install. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !