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How do i enable single instance storage on server 2008?

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How do i enable single instance storage (SIS) on server 2008?
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I believe SIS is a 2003 Windows Storage Server service.  Not available on 2008.
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I am trying to install Microsoft DPM on to server 2008 and it says that i need to install SIS.
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Sorry, it's early...SIS is part of File Services.  Add the ROLE File Services and sub roles you want.
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The link below will give you the manual steps for both SS 2003 and 2008.  

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb808814(TechNet.10).aspx

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you're a legend!
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