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Duplicating SBS2011 DVD on 4.5GB Blank DVD

Hi,
  I like to create a duplicate of SBS2011 Program that came in a DVD. The size of the disk is 6.35GB. I put a blank DVD with 4.38GB in size and tried to copy the original SBS2011 DVD onto it, but I get an error saying "Destination is smaller than the original size".
  Is there a solution to this?

Thanks.
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Obviously you can't put 6.35 GB on a 4.38 GB disc.  You need a dual layer DVD.  But I'd ask WHY are you using optical media?  I install from USB flash drives.  MUCH faster and as long as you use an 8 GB flash drive (or larger), there's no worries about space.
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You need a dual layer DVD  ---> do I need a new DVD burner or different blank DVD?
I install from USB flash drives ---> I have 8GB USB and when I run Nero DVD burning software, choose COPY DVD option, and it does not list USB flash drive in the drop-down Destination drive. How do I copy DVD into USB?
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I downloaded "Windows 7 USBDVD download tool" and installed it on my computer.
When I ran the program, it prompted for ISO file location. I happened to have SBS2011 in ISO because previous VMWare and Hyper-V installs. So I pointed to the folder that had SBS2011 ISO file. Then it asked me to choose destination and I chose USB. I warned about "erasing existing contents" off the USB and I clicked YES.

Now it is saying that it is "Creating bootable USB device".
That said I have two questions:
(1) In order to create a bootable USB of any OS (like you listed above), do I need to create ISO file first?
(2) Once bootable USB device is created, I can insert it to the computer and make USB drive  first in boot priority so that it load OS from the USB when I press "Any key" as computer starts?
The following link, specific to SBS 2011, may be of some help with creating USB:
Creating Bootable USB of SBS 2011 Standard Installation ISO
http://www.thirdtier.net/2011/01/creating-bootable-usb-of-sbs-2011-standard-installation-iso/
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@RobWill,
 
When I read the link, it recommends Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool that leew had already suggested.