RAID 0 +Multiple Optical Drives Tags: Motherboards NAS / RAID DVD Burner CD-Rom DVD Drives Last response: December 12, 2002 3:33 AM in Motherboards Share bob_dn December 11, 2002 5:48:15 PM What is the best configuration for the following set up? 2 Hdd's in a RAID 0 (on board RAID). DVD-ROM, CD-RW and DVD burner. Can I use primary IDE for DVD-ROM/CD-RW as master/slave and secondary IDE for the DVD burner? Thanks for your help. More about : raid multiple optical drives jihiggs December 11, 2002 6:58:45 PM your cool the way you got it. my computer is so fast, it completes an endless loop in less than 4 seconds! bob_dn December 11, 2002 7:52:03 PM OK. 2 HDD's on separate RAID channels - onboard RAID (RAID 0). DVD-ROM, CD-RW master/slave on primary IDE. DVD burner master on secondary IDE. Thanks jihiggs. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer peteb December 12, 2002 3:33:32 AM That's the only way to go - Raid on separate channels, burners as primaries on their own channel. Putting a burner on as a secondary is a sure fire route to more coasters and troublesome burning. -* <font color=red> !! S O L D !! </font color=red> *- To the gentleman in the pink Tutu Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCan I connect a SATA optical drive to a SATA/ RAID port? ForumSSD plus 1 HDD vs. 2 HDDs in RAID 0 or use external drives for video editing on ForumWhy Multiple Hard Drives .... ForumMultiple HDs with RAID 1 - Lower Maintenance vs. Efficiency Forum2 Drives in Raid 0 ..VS 1 Large Drive Forumraid 0 with two HDDs and an optical drive ForumBack up raid0 to a single hard drive ForumCan I Raid 0 multiple Ramdisks? Forumd975xbx/2 SATA Optical Drives /2 SATA Hard Drives RAID 1 ForumBackup Software, and Raiding Multiple Drives ForumSSD RAID 0 on my laptop ForumMultiple OS on RAID vs seperate drives ForumMultiple Operating Systems With RAID 0 ForumMultiple RAID drives . ForumNo RAID access on Sabertooth z77 ??? ForumRaid 1 Vs. ATA ForumASUS A7N8X (couple raid questions) ForumAsus A7V8X and Raid 0 setup ForumKG7 RAID - Is it ALL gone? ForumPromise RAID controller problem More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !