So it is not seeing the card at all. It would come up with a screen that said it was initializing with a spinning slash. Good call, sorry for not including that in the first place. Post as a guest Name. Is there a way to get it to initialize first? The controller has a cache board and a battery pack. I wish I didn’t want to game.

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Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. You should not be having a “pseudo-degraded” Raid5 as a database backing store.

The array stripe size is set to 64k. Good call, sorry for not including that in the first place. What is that shit? So it eindows not seeing the card at all. Even using the disable write cache option failed to provide acceptable performance.

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Smart Array Ei Controller driver free download for windows – HP – ProLiant ML G5

The controller has a cache board and a battery pack. You should be able to use the windows w200i drivers, r2 is close enough to windows 7 that it should work. Or would it be a negligible performance increase by only upgrading the controller?


That’s why I wasn’t sure.

The windowss pack is installed and the status is okay. They do not believe the performance issues are the fault of the application itself. It doesn’t show up at all leaving me to believe that this controller isn’t that unknown device. I can’t find anything online to help. The middle top pin is keyed though. It constantly searches on non-indexed columns. Does it show up in device manager? This will confirm your NTFS allocation unit size.

It would appear the RAID 5 processor and write cache are troublesome components to this controller. Richard Slater 2, 2 24 They give me a single exe file.

Smart Array E200i Controller Drivers

Here is an excellent article on calculating partition offset. I’m at a loss.

The average seek time for a 15k disk is around 3ms across the whole disk. Never mind that last comment, I see Chris S above said swapping out the controller would probably wineows make a small improvement. What is the proper StartingOffset? Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. So Windows won’t even recognize a device without drivers? Ran the wmic command above – StartingOffset is Rebuild and expand priority are set to medium.


I’m not sure what e200k may be. The problem is that I have no clue how to initialize the thing on a desktop motherboard.