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How do you configure a Dell server Hot Spare

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J.R. SitmanFlag for United States of America asked on
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I ordered a new Dell R530 and it was supposed to have 3 Raid 5 drives and 1 hot spare.  However, they did not configure the 4th drive as a hot spare.
I can call them tomorrow, but was hoping someone can tell how to to make the 4th drive the hot spare?
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