installing a raid controller

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Microsoft Windows Server 2003
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i have a server ml150 HP running windows 2003 that has a single hard drive. i want to intergrate a raid controller E200 smart array without loosing my data. i want to add two more hard drives. and configure raid 5.

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The only way I know of to retain your data is to back it up to tape, or off the server to a remote server. Unless you plan on keeping the current hard disk single and not having it as part of the array, it’s going to get erased when you add it with the other 2 disks as part of an array.

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