Solved Any way to 'upgrade' to RAID 1? Tags: NAS / RAID Storage Last response: February 23, 2013 8:27 AM in Storage Share timarp000 February 16, 2013 6:55:19 AM can i 'upgrade' to RAID 1 without fresh install? More about : upgrade raid Best solution GhislainG a c 76 G Storage February 16, 2013 1:04:44 PM Share What OS and current SATA controller mode? It can be done (a complete backup always is highly recommended before making modifications) as long as you set your SATA controller to RAID mode and then add the additional HD or SSD. Presuming that you use Windows Vista or 7: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/922976 Once in RAID mode, add the new unit and follow Intel's procedure ("RAID Ready" to 2-drive RAID 1). HP provide a good procedure: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c01... You should obviously install the Intel tools before performing the migration. timarp000 February 23, 2013 8:27:58 AM Best answer selected by timarp000. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best way to increase drive size on RAID1 with Intel Matrix Forum 3 way raid 0 hdd vs sdd Forum I need help on chooing the right way to set up a RAID 1 Forum How to Upgrade SCSI SAS HDD - RAID-1 Config / PowerEdge 1950 Forum Any way to recover the data on my raid ? Forum How to upgrade RAID 1 drives Forum Upgrading to SSD + HDD for storage From RAID 1 HDDs Forum HDD Raid 0 Upgrade to SSD Forum RAID 1 without losing my data Forum SSD for OS and Raid 1 for files? What's best way to do Forum SSD plus 1 HDD vs. 2 HDDs in RAID 0 or use external drives for video editing on Forum Is there an easy way to go from raid 0 to 1 Forum SSD & HDD partition RAID 1 - Need advice! Forum Can I upgrade to Raid 1 ? Forum How do I move from HDD to SSD Forum Considering an SSD upgrade, not sure about details Forum Raid 0 Forum Simple raid controller explain Forum RAID 0 with Dual SSD's Forum Do you test HD before setting RAID? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !