Install windows on dell power edge t320

I need to install windows server 2008 R2 on dell t320
I can boot with dvd and start installation but the HDD not detected
As I know this kind of servers came with smart start or guide installation dvd but this server not including one
Any idea
TemodyPickalbatros, IT ManagerAsked:
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MASEE Solution Guide - Technical Dept HeadCommented:
Please download the drivers and install drivers from the screen where are stuck with hard disk.

if you have Dell DVD/CD boot with that you are good to go.
To mas's reference
You need to use the Dell openmanage build and update to boot the system, it includes all the drivers you need, you also need the Dell os assistant ........

The pair DVD/cd will let you create the raid volume, and then stream the drivers while partitioning and prepping the system for the OS install.

The other option, during bootup, hit f10 if memory serves you will have an option for OS install, the drivers are included and ........
Do not recall whether you have to setupRAID using the ctrl-A option during bootup.
TemodyPickalbatros, IT ManagerAuthor Commented:
Thanks all
That's what I'm talking bout
The server should be coming with os installation DVD
Otherwise I will use F10
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Newer Dell Server no longer need a DVD or CD with OpenManage to set up the server and OS. This is rather included with it's iDRAC and Lifecycle Controller. Check the manuals you got with it for details, or look at the support options you have on the Dell site, for example here:

It is similar to HP's ILO and intelligent provisioning.

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TemodyPickalbatros, IT ManagerAuthor Commented:
For the server to come with is install DVD, The firm buying gas to get the vendor oem.  Some firms use volume license and thus have to either use DVD/cd or the f10 option to bootup the system and then get into system setup/is install.
Buying OEM, means should the firm switch HW vendor, they have to purchase OEM OS again. Yeh, upgrade cycles, and OS ..... Still kind of age things out.......
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