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installing wndows server 2008

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installing wndows server 2008

hi guys? i would like to share this issue with you guys , since i replaced all failure hard drive of my dl 380 g5 i face an silly issue which i cannot countue to install the windows 2008 sbs, when i insert the smart cd v 8.4 then do the next steps it will ask for operating system, then when i insert the sbs 2008 its says the disc not contain the operating system .

i heard from hp support you might downgrade the smart cd ? but version 7.70 not supporting dl 380 g5 !!!!!!!

please advice me guys
Steven Clementi
Honored Contributor

Re: installing wndows server 2008

Did you try a 8.3 cd? or a 8.2?

Is your SBS media original MS Media? or a copy?

Steven Clementi
HP Master ASE, Storage and Clustering
MCSE (NT 4.0, W2K, W2K3)
VCP (ESX2, Vi3, vSphere4, vSphere5)
NPP3 (Nutanix Platform Professional)

Re: installing wndows server 2008

What is the operating system language?
Regional language could be the problem.
Kind Regards,
I am HPE Employee

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