adding new hdd

  1. Sneffets

    Expansion or Rebuild

    Hello, I want to start by saying, I have spent ample amount of time doing research on this topic and I have not really found too many people with the same "options" that I I am looking for some good solid opinions or if I am missing something...thank you in advance. I have two...
  2. Theapplefuture

    SOLVED "Add" Storage

    Hello Everybody, I just set up my FreeNAS Server a few weeks ago and of I course I haven't run out of storage yet ;) But lets imagine I don't have any storage left, how can I "add" storage ? I know that I can't just add a new HDD to my zpool but can I replace a 8 tb HDD with an empty 10 tb HDD...
  3. J

    SOLVED My first FreeNAS, couple of questions

    This is a work in progress, originally I just was wanting to learn about NAS in general. I own a Synology DS216 Play and its does the job but I want to build one. I stumbled across FreeNAS and so I'm going with that for now. I had some drives and parts laying around so I put it together and got...
  4. Joe S.

    Adding/Replacing a HDD

    Hi all, Some years ago I set it up for a client the FreeNAS 8.2 with 4 of 1TB Seagate HDD in raidz1. One of the HDD failed and I removed before set it to Offline for replacement, therefore I do not see it on the list in "Volume Status". The raidz1 is degraded. I installed new 1TB SSD and it...