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replacing a bad drive in RAID array

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I have a Dell Poweredge 1750 with a three drive (36GB Fujitsu SCSI) RAID 5 array.  The third drive in the array (number 2) is bad.  I have ordered an identical drive and will have it in the morning.  When I insert the new drive into the server should I go into the BIOS of the Perc 4/DI controller to rebuild it?  What is the best way to get this system back up and running.

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now when I try to start the system with the bad drive the POST finishes and the perc card does say that the 1 logical drive is down graded.  After it finishes the POST and tries to boot, the screen is just black with nothing on it.
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