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- Posted on
July 24, 2006, 1:34 pm
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I have a PC system with 4 SATA port (1,2,3 and 4).
Now I already have 2
SATA hardisk (connected to SATA1 and SATA2), they
are 2 x 160Gbyte
WesternDigital, configured to run RAID0.
Can I buy just a single SATA drive,
say a new 300Gb Maxtor, and then
connect it to SATA3?
Will it auto detect and
appear as a new drive in Windows? I don't want
it to be RAID, I just want an
extra drive for backup. I want to format
it as NTFS.
And later on in the
future, can I then buy another extra drive and
connect it on SATA4 and run as
another drive (but not RAID