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Using software raid (disk mirror) on windows small business server 2011 essentials

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I need to create a software raid on SBS Essentials 11.  I have two 160gb drives.  I understand how to mirror the first drive but the option is grayed out.  Not sure why.

This is really a two part question, Server Folder error and Mirror drive option not active but the resolution will allow me to create the software raid or mirror drive option in SBSE
 
Drive 1 has been setup with Server folder and contains the correct info; client computer backups, users, and company.
After I formatted the Drive 2 so I could see it to create the software raid.
Drive 2 has "Server folder" on it that I didn't create. There are no sub folders or files in it.  

Can I just delete this folder?  Then will the option be active to mirror drive?  I didn't want to just delete it because now when I try to add folders they direct it to Drive 2 to Server folder.

I want to keep the functionality of Server Folders
http://onlinehelp.microsoft.com/sbs2011essentials/server-folders-overview-1.aspx

Error when I try to add Server Folder change location to Drive 1 Server Folders.  
"Server Folder can't be added to a folder that contains a shared folder, select a different file location".

Just for clarification why I am using software raid;
I could not use hardware raid on install due to the fact SBS Essentials only read drive as 149gb and this doesn't meet requirements, most be 160gb.  So I am trying to do the software raid.
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