Windows Server 2012 to RST RAID 0 Error: Windows can’t be installed on drive 0 partition 1 – and Others
Posted by Reprinted Article on 07 June 2013 03:51 PM
We had the following errors when trying to install Windows Server 2012 onto a desktop setup:
And then, after fiddling about with DiskPart we managed:
The PC setup
Now, it is important to note that these SSDs have been in and out of various systems.
So, a last ditch effort:
We created our 120GB partition and did not see a single message.
So, rule of thumb: Clean each disk while in JBOD/Standalone mode with DiskPart before configuring the disks in a new host-based RAID setup (chipset RAID).
A hardware RAID setup would initialize the disks (use the deep/long initialization to run a full set of zeros across all platters/SSDs if problems happen) so we would not normally see this problem.
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