[Answer ID: 13800]
How do I exchange the internal hard disks of CloudStation? (CS-WV, CS-WX Series only)
Created 11/21/2011 13:47 | Updated 03/09/2012 12:32
|Replace a defective internal hard drive|
- Shut down the LinkStation by moving the switch to Off position and remove all cables.
- Pull the front cover forward while pressing gently on the hollow on the left side.
- Remove the front cover.
- Pull out the tab above the failed drive while pressing the release below the drive.
The tab will slide out approximately 2 cm (1 inch).
Note: Take care that your finger is not pinched between the tab and the drive.
- Remove the failed drive.
- Insert the new drive until it clicks.
- Reattach the front cover.
- Reattach all cables and power on the LinkStation.
|Rebuild the RAID array|
If your CloudStation is in RAID 1, follow the steps below.
- Navigate to [System]-[Storage] after logging in to the local Web interface, and then click [Click here].
Click here to refer to how to access the local Web interface.
- Click [Yes] on the screen after you read the notification about the data lost.
After you click [Yes], RAID rebuilding will be started.
You can refer the progress for RAID rebuilding shows on the local web UI.
RAID rebuilding starts after the progress get to 100%.
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