Uninitializing Raid 1 Array Tags: NAS / RAID Storage Last response: February 4, 2013 11:34 PM in Storage Share bheckle February 3, 2013 6:26:05 AM After uninitializing both drives of the array, is the data overwritten and unrecoverable or can it be recovered? More about : uninitializing raid array | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to bheckle Register or log in to remove GhislainG February 3, 2013 11:57:06 AM It depends on what you mean by uninitializing. Breaking the RAID doesn't destroy the data. If they contain private info, you need to wipe the drives clean with DBAN or similar software or physically destroy them. | Report abuse Reply to GhislainG FireWire2 February 4, 2013 11:34:23 PM RAID1 is a mirror raid. uninitializing (as you called it) /delete/remove raid set... data still there | Report abuse Reply to FireWire2 Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Uninitializing Raid 1 Array> Related ressources: ForumWindows shows RAID1 array as uninitialized after rebuild. ForumSSD boot drive + RAID-1 array ForumHow to migrate RAID-1 array to a new mobo with diff chipset ForumReplacing failled raid 1 array ForumPartition in RAID 1 array became unallocated ForumNeed help with RAID 0 or RAID 0+ 1 SSD Array ForumSector by Sector Acronis image on 1 /2 Raid 0 array ForumRAID 1 array make sense for HTPC system? ForumRaid 1 ( Array deleted how to recover?) ForumMistakenly deleted raid 1 array ForumOne drive in RAID 1 array keeps disappearing ForumHow to restore a RAID 1 array after a BIOS update ForumReplacing failed drive in RAID 1 array ForumSecondary RAID 1 array woes ForumInstalling Software on a RAID 1 Array Forum[Solved] Problem with rebuilding RAID1 ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumConsumer NAS/RAID for semiprofessional dummies ? ForumRAID 5 array failure time? ForumRaid 0 replace hdd with ssd More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !