troubleshooting Question

SBS 2008 INSTALL - No drives found

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I am installing windows 2008 sbs on a new dell poweredge t310 server with 3 x 250gb, 7.2k, 3.5" SATA drives.
Install stops at the first hurdle - no drives found
I have downloaded the driver from the dell website (SATA_FRMW_WIN_R239679.exe), saved to a USB key, clicked the load driver option on the install page, browsed to the root of the usb key where the driver is saved and still get the message 'no device drivers were found'
I am guessing this is because the drivers download is an .exe but this appears ot be the only available driver download from dell for this and appears to be an update to an existing driver!!  I'm sure i'm not the first so if you cna point me in the right direction to download a driver in the correct format it would be much appreciated

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