Ctrl+I Option to Open RAID Software Does Not Appear on Intel® Desktop Boards





What are you seeing?

When RAID is enabled in the BIOS, no CTRL+I prompt is shown that allows the user to setup RAID.

Why are you seeing it?

Expansion Card Text in the BIOS is disabled.

How to fix it.

  1. Press F2 during startup to enter the BIOS Setup.
  2. Go to the Boot menu.
  3. Set Expansion Card Text1 to Enabled.
  4. Press F10 to save and exit.

This option is called Addon ROM Display Mode on discontinued desktop boards.