Reimaging after replacing hard drives


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Guest

I have been tasked to replace one of our users old 250 GB hard drives with
750 GB hard drives. We use a built in raid controller in our dell boxes. I
was thinking a good solution would be to image his hard drive, break the raid
1 array, reimage the first hard drive, and then add the second and rebuild
the array. My question is how will I handle the partion sizes and overall
size increase of the hard drive. Will the extra space be just extra space
that Ican format later, has anyone done this before? Thanks
 
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D

DL

An imaging app such as Acronis has the ability to 'expand' the image to the
destination drive size.
Been there, done it, got the badge
 
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