Wil mirrored drives in Windows 10 Storage Spaces raise an alert when one drive fails?

RONALD BURKE 21 Reputation points

I’m interested in mirroring a pair of new drives in Storage Spaces. But if one drive eventually fails, will Windows 10 Storage Spaces raise an alert, or do I need to manually check Disk Management periodically to discover the failure?

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  1. Xiaowei He 9,746 Reputation points


    I tested in my lab, when one drive fails, we will see the following in Storage Space management:


    And when the disk is added back and health, it will repaired automatically:


    Thanks for your time!
    Best Regards,


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  1. Dave Patrick 331K Reputation points

    You could script something to pull it from the event logs.

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