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SBS 2011 Action Pack installation

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Hello
I have a new Dell T310. I have setup RAID1 and stsrted the installation of SBS2011 using the Dell Open Manage dvd.
I have downloaded my Action Pack Copy of SBS2011 and burned it to a 8.5GB dvd.
When I insert this SBS2011 DVDI get the error message Valid small Business Server 2011 Media not found please insert the Microsoft windows SBS2011 into the DVD

Has anyone had this problem. I have burned several copies of the disc but none work.

thanks in advance
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Here's a Microsoft forum about the same thing you're experiencing.

To summarize, Dell had suggested to someone that they install from the SBS media directly as opposed to the Dell wizard.

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/da/smallbusinessserver/thread/a5ad357d-2842-4fb3-850b-3e7004fb5187

If it's new Dell hardware, you can always give them a call! But maybe try a direct install first?
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