Workstation: Phenom II X4 965Every-Day: Athlon II X4 630Servers: Athlon X2 BE-2400, A8-7600Gym: Opteron 150 Top dreamerman Gerbil In Training Posts: 5 Joined: Sun Sep 19, 2010 5:40 pm Re: After booting into Windows, Windows 7 automatically downloaded a bunch of driver software which it seemed to think would work. Use this tool with the latest SATARAID5 drivers and BIOS. Download User Guide SiI31xx SATARAID5 User's Guide 3/15/2006 1.30 1344 kb This document describes use of the SATARAID5 Management Utility and SATARAID5 BIOS. have a peek at this web-site
In addition to this you need to install the SATARAID5 manager software which allows you to configure the disks in windows. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Skip to content CPUs GRAPHICS MOTHERBOARDS CASES & POWER STORAGE MOBILE GAMING FORUMS JOBS MORE... I was using a VT6421A card, although it recognises the 1.5TB, it won't transfer files out of the drive well (extremely slow). If not, any drive on SiL will not be recognized and since it is a single drive it would seem to be one of the drivers listed for drives NOT IN http://www.speedguide.net/forums/archive/index.php/t-182470.html
After plugging the drives in, I went into the Silicon Image SATA RAID BIOS utility. If so then set >it to the Basic (the term may be different) mode.According to the supplied sil3114.pdf file with the board, thereshould be such an option in the BIOS - That write performance (and CPU overhead) is not an issue for you and that benchmarks from research have indicated that the system will work fine in this config. Wikipedia even documents that fact.Consider something else.
Please press the button to exit.". After much reading of the siliconimage website, I downloaded updated versions of the Sil3114 BIOS Specifically BIOS version: 126.96.36.199 available from here. A>raid set up by one controller is unlikely to be recognised by anotherThe Sil3114 is indeed recognized by Windows in devices.I've been searching high and low for the answer, it seems Sil3124 Firmware is the Sil3114controller> >recognised in devices?> >> >You set up the raid on another sys, did it use the samecontroller/driver.
I allowed it to re-mirror the data from one drive to the other as part of this. The board chosen used a chipset from SilconImage - the Sil3114. The r####.bin file is the SATARAID5 BIOS and the b####.bin is the BASE BIOS. http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r23036206-sil-3114-non-raid-driver That being said, I'd definitely like to echo what danny is saying above.
So now I was able to examine my disks using the SATARAID5 manager. Sil3124 Drivers I've disconneced 3 drives and started windows, and thenreconnected just 2 drives, It worked there was no more fault tolerancebut I could access the data. Despite clicking on this item many times - it never did anything. Download Driver SiI 3124 32-bit Windows SATARAID5 Driver 5/4/2006 188.8.131.52 176 kb This 32-bit driver may be used to install an OS to support RAID levels 0, 1, 5, and 10.
Linux Software RAID from now on. 😉 I'm going to try my hand using RAID Reconstructor V4.25 to see if I can get at it using a LiveCD with that software. find more BIOS will set a default size for it and user can usethe and keys to change the size. Sil3124 Windows 10 Logged Yankee6 CORPORAL Offline Posts: 16 « Reply #2 on: 06-July-10, 05:36:24 » I clicked Create Raid Set and the only options were RAID 0,1,5,10 Spare Drive, or Concatenation. Sataraid5 Management Utility It's too bad you are having trouble getting it working.
I could put my raid card in my PC now and then install the drivers from windows. Check This Out RAID RAID Scaling Charts, Part 2 More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Russia France Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site SATARAID5 supports RAID levels 0, 1, 5, and 10. This download will install the SiI3124 SATARAID5 drivers. Sil3114 Bios Update
USB-things are hot-plug'able, you know. I want to use the orange usb sil3114 as a normal non raid sata. Does the IDE BIOS makes the card works better? Source I then connected the last drive and itregenerated.>There are other options you could consider: if the 3114 controller supports >raid 5 already then create raid 5 on 4 discs and using
What does it do? Silicon Image Website someone could kick it over... I have some WD, Hitachi, Seagate, and Samsung.
I did installthe Sil3114 drivers and I do have the maximum # of Hds connected to the purple slots they are all full. The "SI3114.inf" file should make the Device Manager>happy.I have indeed tried those drivers - and those a bit futher downsi3114r.inf - which are the drivers you should use according to thesil3114.pfd TimMay 23, 2005, 2:29 PM Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.mainboard.asus (More info?)So,You are trying to set up Windows soft raid on multiple drives, possibly spanning controllers where the controllers themselves support raid, Sil3132 Windows 10 Download SATARAID tools Sil 3124 64-bit Windows SATARAID5 Management Utility with Driver 5/4/2006 184.108.40.206 16907 kb SATARAID5 Management Utility for 64-bit Windows supports RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10.
Only Win 7 & Linux supports it natively (also I think I read it somewhere). No issues on 1TB drives. Logged Ex Forum User 3 GENERAL OF THE ARMY Offline Posts: 23406 « Reply #6 on: 09-July-10, 17:56:00 » Most raid 0 or 1 are about to create a single drive have a peek here The Dude08-07-05, 11:19 AMSorry can't help you there, you'll have to figure out why it's grayed out.
The drives were still recognised as a Legacy RAID group, but this time were painted green in the SATARAID5 manager software and were visible and useable in Windows 7. using the drivers that came with the controller, i get an error. That write performance> (and CPU overhead) is not an issue for you and that benchmarks fromresearch> have indicated that the system will work fine in this config. I just downloaded the latest BIOS (220.127.116.11), and there was no readme file at all, so no clue as to what this update will accomplish over the 18.104.22.168 BIOS.So, if you've
The ####.bin is an abbreviated BIOS intended for integration into system BIOS. Do NOT flash system BIOS into an add-in card BIOS. Windows soft raid doesn't care where the drives are or what type >they are so long as they are all internal IE not a mix of USB / Firewire >unpluggable external At some point I am probably going to try flashing the BIOS on it to see if I can get it working in XP.
But I cantlike on the Asus A7N board set up each drive as a single drive, itINSISTS on making some kind of raid.Is it correct that this controller can't funciton as Login Register 12-April-17, 09:34:39 Welcome, Guest Please login or register. A8V promise controller question: can ide Raid & Sata Raid .. Use this driver with the latest IDE BIOS to access non-RAID hard disk drives, CD-ROMs, CDRWs, DVD-ROMs, and DVD-RWs.
The SATARAID5 Management Uiltiy and BIOS support RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10. Uninstall any SIL3114 software you currently have installed in the OS,reboot, then enter Device Manager and update the driver by pointingto the "3114_x86_win-idvr-1205_logo" folder and the eight filesit contains. Supports Vista RTM. I've written to Asus>concerning this problem.>>Thanks for the suggestion - regards Leif.So, for owners with Venice-core CPUs, the Silicon Image controller isuseless for anything but RAID.I entirely believe you, but the
Logged Yankee6 CORPORAL Offline Posts: 16 « Reply #9 on: 16-July-10, 16:56:02 » anyone know how to do it? Use the included system BIOS with the latest SATARAID Tool: SATARAID5 Management Utility Download Driver SiI 3124 32-bit Windows BASE Driver 2/17/2006 22.214.171.124 107 kb SiI3124 Windows IDE Driver for Windows I'll post back with my results if they're worth sharing! 🙂 danny says: December 2, 2011 at 6:24 pm Very best of luck! danny says: July 3, 2012 at More recent kernel support SiI3114, SiI3124, and SiI3132.
XP do not support 4k sector drives natively so it is slower on any XP machine (think I read it somewhere). The SATARAID5 Management Uiltiy and BIOS support RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10. Download Driver * SiI 3124 64-bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 Update 3 SATARAID5 Management Utility & Driver for 64bit AMD and 64bit EMT64T 11/19/2006 126.96.36.199 1278 kb This download includes Workstation: Phenom II X4 965Every-Day: Athlon II X4 630Servers: Athlon X2 BE-2400, A8-7600Gym: Opteron 150 Top sircharles32 Gerbil Team Leader Topic Author Posts: 263 Joined: Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:31