I have a failed SR2500ALBRPR server. Motherboard is S5000PALR. It started with a failed CPU fan and then system shutdown. The OS is Windows Server 2003 Standard. Intel does not have spare fans at the moment. I removed the bearing and fan blades and plugged the fan back in. The server starts but resets when it gets to the Windows screen. It looks like the OS is damaged.
I have run the RAID consistancy check. It found an error but did not resolve the problem.
I tried F8 and booting to last known good state but it just resets when loading.
I now have to boot from the Windows DVD to run a repair but I know there are drivers and a special disk that has drivers. I do not want to loose the data on the drive as that would be a problem.
How do I go about loading Windows Server without loosing any data so I can run a repair?