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Is HP Smart start required to build a 2008 R2 server

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J.R. SitmanFlag for United States of America asked on
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I'm going to install 2008 R2 on an existing server and I'm going to do it from the beggining.  i.e. format the drives.  Is HP Smart start required or can I just use the 2008 CD.  If it is required what is the link to the version that has 2008 R2.

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