Windows 7 and raid 5 system Tags: Configuration NAS / RAID Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: June 20, 2012 12:49 PM in Windows 7 Share DENNIS TIBS June 20, 2012 9:02:58 AM Hello, I have a dell optiplex 790 2 hdd @500 GB and i want to configure Raid 5 on it, what advantages and disadvantages am i going to enjoy More about : windows raid system nhasian a b $ Windows 7 June 20, 2012 12:49:27 PM Raid 5 requires a minimum of 3 hard disks. since you only have 2 hard disks you can do Raid 0 or Raid 1. Mirroring for data redundancy or striping for speed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do you do a new Windows 7 install on a Raid 5 system Forum SolvedClean install Win 7 on older Windows XP system and setup RAID 1 array Forum SolvedAsus M5A97 R2.0 Raid Controller Error on Installing Windows 7 Forum Solved4 TB Hard disk Windows 7 Raid 5 Forum SolvedRAID 5 not showing in windows 7 unless I open bios when booting. Forum Purchasing new system with I expect OEM windows 7 Pro. Need to reconfigure to a new set of RAID drives Forum SolvedAMD RAID 5 Array Disappeared from Windows 7 Forum SolvedTrying to see old Raid 0 on new Windows 7 system Forum Hybrid system Windows 7 Software RAID and SSD cache Forum raid driver not working on windows 7 for GA-MA790FX-DS5 Forum raid 5 windows 7 trouble Forum I cant update Microsoft.NET Framework 4.5.1 for Windows 7 x64 based system and cant update Internet Explorer for window 7 x64 Forum Installing windows 7 on asus p5q with raid /achi +hard disk Forum Installing windows 7 on asus p5q with raid /achi +hard disk Forum Windows 7 install created 100MB system partition. Will RAID0 Work now? Forum Can Windows 7 boot on RAID5 Forum Installing RAID 5 on Windows 7 pro Forum Installing large RAID 5 on Windows 7 Ultimate Forum RAID5 on windows7 Forum SolvedUpgrade 5 year old system for Windows 7 64 bit Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !