SBS 2008 Hard drive Failed. How to rebuild RAID?
Posted on 2011-02-14
I have a Dell Poweredge server (2 years old) with SBS 2008 installed. The server has three 300GB SCSI hot swappable hard drives in a RAID 5 configuration. I walked into the server room today and found an visual alarm flashing and warning that one of the hard drives had failed.
I am rushing a new 300GB SCSI hot swappable drive to the office. My question is: How do I install the drive so it rebuilds the raid? Do I just need to replace the failed drive with the new one? Will it rebuild automatically or is there something i need to do to force the rebuild?