2.16. DISK DRIVES
CHAPTER 2. HOW DO I USE WEBHOST MANAGER?
You can format or mount a new hard drive at any time using WebHost Manager. You can also optimize
an EIDE hard drive (refer to page 75 for more information).
Note: Formatting a hard drive will delete all information on that hard drive.
To format or mount a new hard drive:
1. Click on the Format/Mount a new Hard Drive link in the Disk Drives menu.
2. Follow the displayed instructions.
Optimizing an EIDE hard drive
WebHost Manager allows you to optimize EIDE (Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics) drives for significant
performance speed and performance increases.
This function may cause your server to lock up or crash when performed on older chip sets.
Use at your own risk.
To optimize an EIDE hard drive:
1. Click on the Optimize EIDE Harddrives link in the Disk Drives menu.
2. Read the displayed warning. Click on the Ok button if you want to proceed.
Figure 2.99: Optimizing an EIDE hard drive