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Freenas 8.3 bad hard drive replacement

Hello everyone  can you please send me a step by step instruction on how to replace a bad hard drive on my freenas server. I do have a raid z.
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Do you have any RAID controller? Then you just replace drive in redundant array.
For ZFS you have instructions already above.
Actually you can also boot from USB with bad old and good new drive in place and dd entire drive to new drive and replace (takes some downtime though)