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Old March 20, 2009, 10:12 AM
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Default windows home server and sata controller.........

does anyie here know if windows home server will tolerate a promise sata conroller.

i have reached the limit for sata connectore and want to installe those 2 western digital black 1tb drives i bought.

thx for any info

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Old March 20, 2009, 10:58 AM
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I would go with the green drives in a WHS but that is my personal opinion :P

I had a Adaptec sata controller in mine (Silicone Image chip) and it worked fine. I would imagine a Promise controller would work fine since the drivers are all native.

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