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  • Forum Thread: Unable to reconnect PV-220s

    Our Dell PowerEdge 2500 runnig Windows Server 2003 went down with HDD failure. New drives were installed, W2k3 reinstalled, and our PowerVault 220s, with all our data, reconnected. But now I cannot see any of the data. Array Manager just shows the PERC-3/DC Controller and blank discs (blank Graphical...
  • Forum Thread: MD3000 Dual Controller Firmware Update

  • Forum Thread: Powervault 124T compatibility with Poweredge sa and SAS 5/E HBA

    Dear Experts, We would like to purchase a new Powervault 124T an integrate to an existing Poweredge 2600 server, and we also need a SAS 5/e card for the SAS Cable link between the devices. I would like to know if 124T will be compatible with PE2600? and will SAS 5/e be compatible with PE 2600...
  • Forum Thread: Powervault 110T LT03 Tape Drive Automatically ejecting tapes during jobs

    Hi, I have a Powervault 110T LT03 tape drive that is automatically ejecting tapes during jobs during the night after it ejects, popup appears prompting for a tape to be inserted into the drive. This has only started happening recently and I think the database maintenance may have something to do...
  • Forum Thread: PERC 5/E adapter RAID Problems

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  • Forum Thread: Can't connect to web client

    Greetings, I've lost the ability to connect to the web interface on a Powervault TL 4000. The settings on the front panel are correct and I'm accessing it in browsers with the correct IP address. I've done some config changes on the device and the server, but don't think any of these...
  • Forum Thread: NF600 Power button cannot Shut Down Windows 2003

    Hi, Currently my NF200 server can't fast shutdown using power button. I had selected "Shut Down" option under the control panel-> power option. Anyone know why can't fast shutdown? is it the bios not support? Thanks Nicholas
  • Forum Thread: Dell PoweVault 200s w/ Server 2003 problem

    Hi, I have a PowerVault 200s that I can't seem to get working with Windows Server 2003. I can see the Dell PV2x0s in device manager, but the disks don't show up in Disk Management. However, I can see the disks in the BIOS SCSI configuration utility. Any help would be appreciated, thanks.
  • Forum Thread: PowerVault 745N Help with Reinstallation

    Hi.. I just bought a used powervault and I can not get the USB key to format the right way! When I put it into the system and start up it states to remove the media and restart.. To check if I had everything right, I put in a USB key that has 2003 on it and it start the installation process right away...
  • Forum Thread: newbie question about powervaults in particular NF100

    I just saw my first powervault NF100. Research of this device helped resolve a number of questions I had concerning it, but I still have a few that I am hoping you can assist me with. Here goes: 1) can the NF100 be joined to a domain as a typical server?, 2) if so, does it have the same security structure...
  • Forum Thread: PV LTO-4-120 HH Compatibility

    Hey everyone, My department is looking to upgrade our PV LTO-3 to a LTO-4 but we're not sure if the LTO-4 will be compatible with the server/software setup we have currently. I was just curious if anyone knew whether or not the LTO-4 would be compatible with this software: Symantec Backup...
  • Forum Thread: Add additional hard drives to a RAID 5 on a Powervault MF500 and MD1000

    I have a MD1000 attached to a PV MF500 that need additional hard drives added to their already existing RAID 5's. The PV MF500 uses a PERC 6/i for its 4 disk array, 2 out of 6 bays left empty and the MD1000 uses a PERC 6/e from the PCI slot of the MF500 and also has a 4 disk array with 11 out of...
  • Forum Thread: PowerVaultMD3000I_Host Issue

    Hi guys, We are using Powervault MD3000i storage in my company. We created three host and shared the storage When i changed one of the Host IP, the virtual disk is getting disconnecting from that host Is the host are connected with hostname or IP address? If i revert back with the old IP its...
  • Forum Thread: Powervault 110T LTO2-L (Certance) - Media mount issue

    Hi all I have a server with a Powervault 110T LTO2-L (Certance) tape drive in it. It has recently started failing on backups. We're using the Windows Server 2003 backup (ntbackup). It completes the C and D backups and fails (every time) between the D drive and System State. The exact error...
  • Forum Thread: change from Sequential Mode to Random mode - how?

    I have 4 PowerVault 122T tape drives. Three of them say SEQ on the front lcd screen. One does not. I'm using Backup Exec 2010 R3 to restore data from old tapes. I have 2 tape drives connected to a Dell PowerEdge 2600 and the other 2 connected to a PowerEdge 2850 (both servers are Win 2003 STD...
  • Forum Thread: Powervault 220s with Poweredge 1850s Cluster Directions

    Does anyone have directions on how to setup a cluster? Starting from the hardware setup to the Windows 2003 setup? We're looking to use the PE 1850s as clustered web servers and the PV 220s as the shared storage.
  • Forum Thread: Quorum Disk

    Is the Quorum disk supposed to be set through the adapter BIOS or through Windows?
  • Forum Thread: MD3000i iSCSI Session limit?

    Hi Everyone, We have an MD3000i with dual raid controllers (all set up using default IPs) connected to two dedicated switches and 5 windows 2003 servers each connecting to their own LUN, everything is configured correctly, each server configured with 4 iSCSI sessions and they all work fine. We...