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Hello I have a server with a motherboard ASUS P5BV-C/4L.

I have configured a RAID and is workin'g fine.

The operatin system is windows 2008R2.

I want to install the Intel Matrix Storage, I've downloaded from Intel Web Page the  IATA88CD when i try to install i get the error " The system don't match the minimum requirements for install this software"

Please, Can you help me? what I'm doing wrong?

Thanks
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Question by:limmontreefree
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by:rindi
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Your first and biggest mistake is to use the built-in RAID functions of that fake-RAID controller. Fake-RAID controllers are cheap and totally unreliable. Never use them!

Windows 2008 r2 has very good native RAID functions built-in, that is much, much more reliable.

Setup your system from scratch, but this time make sure you have disabled BIOS RAID and are instead just using the disks as single disks. Then setup your OS and then in disk management use the RAID functions you have there.
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by:limmontreefree
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Thanks Rindi, I'll suggest it to the boss.

But In this moment I need tp install the Intel console.

Thanks again.
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Hello I have finally reinstalled teh server the disk are sata disk,

But I can't see how to create a RAID with my Windows Server 2008R2 standard.

Can somebody help me?

Thanks
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Change the disk to dynamic using diskmanagement, and then you get the option to create your mirror. The link below should be of help:

http://msmvps.com/blogs/bradley/archive/2009/03/29/basic-software-raid-in-sbs-2008.aspx
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Thanks is working with the mirror.
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