6.3 Initialize Disks New disks and legacy disks must be initialized before they can be used to create an AMD-RAID
Initialization writes AMD-RAID configuration information (metadata) to a disk.
CAUTION: If a disk is part of an AMD-RAID array, the disk cannot be selected for initialization. To initialize the disk anyway, delete the AMD-RAID array. Data on the disk is deleted during initialization so ensure the correct disks are chosen to initialize. CAUTION: A legacy disk can contain valid data. When a legacy array is deleted, all data on the disk is lost. 1. At the RAIDXpert2 Configuration Utility’s Main Menu, use the arrow keys to select