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by hik
Tue Jun 23, 2015 2:29 pm
Forum: StorCenter ix2-200
Topic: How to Access Data from broken ix2-ng raid
Replies: 0
Views: 1997

How to Access Data from broken ix2-ng raid

Recently I tried to upgrade my firmware in my ix2-ng box and the box bricked leaving me with 2 TB of replicated data on 2 disks which I couldn't access. With the help of this forum and other I managed to get to my data so that I could copy it to a new disk. This post will outline my steps. I had vir...
by hik
Mon Jun 08, 2015 11:47 am
Forum: StorCenter ix2-200
Topic: bricked ix2-ng after update
Replies: 5
Views: 3540

Re: bricked ix2-ng after update

Thank you again. You convinced me not to try to manually fix the bios. Can I do the following? 1. Put one disk in the box. 2. Use the factory reset button to format the disk with the new bios. 3. put the second disk in the box 4. Copy the information from the 2nd disk to the first disk. 5. Reestabli...
by hik
Sun Jun 07, 2015 6:48 am
Forum: StorCenter ix2-200
Topic: bricked ix2-ng after update
Replies: 5
Views: 3540

Re: bricked ix2-ng after update

Thank you Mijzelf. Your answers were very clear. I have a couple more now: 1. Can you point me to instructions regarding the non-destructive firmware restoration using a serial connection? 2. As the disks were RAID 1, is there someway I can format one of the disks and then have it copy the other dis...
by hik
Thu Jun 04, 2015 8:23 am
Forum: StorCenter ix2-200
Topic: bricked ix2-ng after update
Replies: 5
Views: 3540

bricked ix2-ng after update

Yesterday I tried to update the firmware from 3.something to 4.0.2 as recommended by the network interface. The machiine is now bricked. I gave it 24 hours to work and the white light is still blinking and I was unable to reset the machine with the button. I disconnected the power and network cable ...