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faq:0139

Yes, from XigmaNAS 9.0.0.1.xxx and up a check-box has been added to WebGUI Tab> Disks|Format so you can properly format 4K Sector drives as simple volumes. As long as all you want is to format the drive and use it this is good enough, if you want to use SoftRAID or ZFS it is a different story. These drives are the cheapest around right now for a reason.

To get good performance with SoftRAID or ZFS you will need to use the console or CLI to adjust settings, this is not easy. Before posting a question in the forum, please read:

Basic Basic storage concept ⇒ All Versions
faq/0139.txt · Last modified: 2018/08/10 14:44 by zoon01