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Where can i get the drivers for IBM SERVERAID to reinstall windows?

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hi, looking to reinstall windows on a server but i needed the drivers for SERVERAID, when i try to use the windows 2003 installation CD it tells me that there is no available hard drives

i tried looking but no luck, any help?
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https://www-304.ibm.com/systems/support/supportsite.wss/docdisplay?lndocid=MIGR-39723&brandind=5000008

This page contains drivers for DOS, Windows and Linux.

Regards
Kurt
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by:jacodalet
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Hi,
what model of IBM you got there? and what I suggest you do is use the system cd that was delivered to you with the server and use that other wise you will have endless problems.

usually you install the serverraid cd after you install your server.
below is a link that you will find usefull
http://www.ibm.com/support/us/en/ 
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by:TCB1
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Try this utility and it will search for drivers for you.
http://www.innovative-sol.com/drivermax/
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by:jsctechy
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thats not it, i need to install the drivers for the serveraid for wheni install windows, it requests drivers for third party drivers for my scsi controller... it tells me to press f6 and instlal the drivers
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by:kukno
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did you try my first link? If you extract the Windows 2003 image to a floppy, the driver is in: A:\windows\win2003\scsi\driver\server\i_v. Copy that to the root of the floppy. Then install Windows 2003, press F6 and tell it the location of the driver,

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Kurt
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by:jacodalet
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have you tried using the installation cd that came with it as it is loaded with all serverraid drivers!!
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by:ctfisher
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jacodalet:
No it's not! I have a server x3400 next to me, which doesn't have the driver for the RAID controller and which doesn't even come with a CD containing the drivers separately. Not much impressed with IBM here...
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