Checking RAID Consistency

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You may check RAID consistency (whether the data parity values are valid) for RAID layouts with parity blocks.

To check RAID consistency,

1Select the RAID which consistency you want to check on the Restorer Ultimate Device/Disk list panel and click the Next button
2Select Check RAID for consistency and click the Next button
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Select a required file recovery action... panel

>The RAID consistency check window will appear showing the progress.
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RAID consistency check window

When the check is finished, you may inspect the results.

Block color



Data parity values are valid.


Data parity values are not valid.



When a mouse pointer hovers over a block, a tooltip will show the sector range within the block and number of consistent and inconsistent sectors. Double-clicking the block moves it to the upper-leftmost corner and zooms in the data by 2.

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