I just built a new AMD Athlon XP2000 computer with an Asus A7V333mhz w/ raid mobo, 80gb hard drive, Audigy Gamer sound card, and ATI Radeon 8500 video card. I partitioned my 80gig hd in half (40/40) and installed Window XP Pro. Everytime i start my compter, i get a blinking message that states "No array is defined - type [cntrl F] for fastbuild utilty or [cnrtl c] to continue booting." Do any of you guys know what this means?? I ususally wait a few seconds after the blinking message and then my WidowsXP OS comes to the screen and everything is working fine. No problems. what does "no array is defined" mean??
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It is detecting your onboard raid as active. Can you jumper it to IDE on the MB or just disable it in BIOS?
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You're saying you partitioned one physical 80GB drive into 2 x 40GB partitions, and then enabled RAID???
Disable the RAID in the BIOS.
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Thanks for the help you guys. I didn't realize my raid was enabled on my motherboard. I think that was the problem. I never wanted to use the raid option. I thought it was disabled by default. It's kind of wierd though, the raid option nor the on board sound is in the bios?? I have to disable those two using their jumpers. Anyways...thanks again for your help!!