12-26-2008 07:15 AM
ml370g5 PROD ID# 458345-001Y BIOS P57 01/24/08 HP Smart Array P400 Controller
RAID 5 683 GB currently using first six bays
bay 7 used by new drive not yet setup (bay 8 not used)
Solved! Go to Solution.
12-26-2008 09:51 AM
Restart you Machine --> Wait Untill you screen displays Smart Array Controller P400 in Red Color --> Press F8 Immediately when prompted --> Select Create New Logical Drive --> Select the free available Disk in Bay 7 --> Press Enter --> Press F8 to Confirm --> Escape to Exit --> Now you can see the new HDD Displayed in your Operating System.
Start --> Programs --> Hp Management Tools --> Array Configuration Utility --> Select the Free Disk and Configure it to RAID 0 witht he wizard provided.