Did you go to start control panel, admin tool, computer managment aqnd then click disc managment?
even if you can't find them anywhere else, if they are blank, you should find them there ready for formatting and raid setup. I don't know the details of the different raid setups, but I know major and other people on this forum can help you out there.
then you should your regular OS from your ide drive to them and use the that ide as backup
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