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scottavery
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Sorry, I need my hand held here. I added a second internal drive and cannot figure out how to expose it to the OS (win 10).  After banging my head against the non-functional F5 key for ages I learned it was disabled on the ML10 so I downloaded the SSA app iso and burned it to a USB key with the HP utility, but when that boots it errors out of loading a gui and goes to command line.  I am going through the help pages but it is overwhelming.  I have managed to show the config of the controller and the second drive is recognized, but specifically states it is not exposed to the OS.

 

Is there a way to get a gui version of SSA to load?  I tried to download the app itself but it was not compatible with win 10, so it seems I have to use an ISO version.

 

If I can't get a gui, what is it I need to do?  I don't actually want a RAID configured.  My OS drive in slot 1 is 1TB and this is a 10TB data drive in slot 2 that I will mirror to an external drive just using the OS features.

 

My guess was I want to do simple raid 0 on the second drive to make it a stand alone disk, but I'm not sure how to do it and be sure not to botch up my OS drive.  Any links or advice would be appreciated.  THANKS!

 

 

EDIT:  The article I found had linked to an older version of the SSA, will try a newer one tomorrow.

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Thanks, that did work.  The previous version of Windows 64 software I had tried gave me an error saying OS not supported so I just assumed none of the HPE software would run on anything other than Windows Server 2012/2016/2019.

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