MegaRAID 9280-24i4e

Hopefully this is an easy question.  have a MegaRaid 9280-24i4e array controller.  VMware is installed on the server.  What is the easiest way to manage the array.  Each time I power up the server, I don't have an option to boot into the array manager like Dell or HP have.  it gives me the web access, but when I try to access it, it sits at a black screen.  I have a dead drive and have no way to access the array utility.  Any hot keys or suggestions?  I am having a hard time finding info on this...
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Tony GiangrecoCommented:
When the server is turned on, you should see a message that says something line Press CTL-H for setup. That is normally the bios for the raid controller software.

The appropriate key may be different based on the version you have like CTL-K or CTL-L

Hope this helps!
Tony GiangrecoCommented:
Here is a review on that card that may help. they show the Windows app used to access the raid.,2915-3.html

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Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
Check the BIOS boot order. Make sure the RAID controller is on top. That's the only way the RAID BIOS will be able to POST into the user session in our experience.

VMware has an article here: Server Management Tool Support for LSI (2004166).

It can  be done.
odddballAuthor Commented:
Thank you!
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