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    Usually this is either the target volume ( or available space on said volume or partition) is too small for the install, or you are trying to install to the non-primary partition. DISKPART it (on another machine if neccessary) to wipe what is...
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    In general, yes. It is just a rebadged LSI product. The only issue you may have with some models of this (and other Cisco branded rebadges) is that some of them are setup for mezzanine slot or bracket slot installation and will not fit in a...
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    Unfortunately, those chinese USB/eSATA towers mostly come with claptrap power supplies. If you are going to try a new replacement card, try a seller that takes returns in case it isn't the card. If the enclosure needs to be replaced, replace it...
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    Are all 5 drives on the same power supply rail? If so, try moving them to two different rails (or at least cables). If it continues to present the same problem, it is most likely the card (but still could be bad power since all the failures occur...
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    While it is of course possible (though not probable) that all 5 drives failed at once, the more likely scenario is the power rail the drives are on has failed/is failing (though power supply failures when related to drives usually manifest the...
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    You learn the wonders of mount points and UNC paths!
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    mwroobel replied to the thread WD 16 TB Gold HDD.
    It sounds like your adapter isn't LBA48 compliant. 566 is abnormal, usually if you are CHS locked it comes up as 504GB.
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    mwroobel replied to the thread 16TB M.2 SSD!.
    That one is actually legit, here's the manufacturers page.
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    Unless you have a situation where you have significant external stress or sympathetic vibration from case to drive you should be ok with any data center drive IMHO.
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    mwroobel replied to the thread 16TB M.2 SSD!.
    The shitty controller heats up the aluminum case, expanding the internal volume letting it store more data!!!
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    http://faq.areca.com.tw/index.php?action=artikel&cat=15&id=253&artlang=en Read the note at the bottom, that might be it.
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