Need to have a safety copy of my Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Install DVD

Can I purchase a DVD Program that will legally copy my server 2008 R2 Enterprise OEM Install DVD to a DVD (for backup use)?
Bill C. FrenchAsked:
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Sure, but you don't need to purchase one.

Just use something like ImageBurn to make and ISO.  Then if you want, you can burn as many copies from that ISO as you want to.

One suggestion would be to burn back at the slowest speed possible.  When I did it at a faster speed a couple of times, I didn't get a good disk.

When I did it on the slowest speed it was perfect.

Nero would be one you could purchase.

There is no kind of copy protection on Windows Server install disks.

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Bill C. FrenchAuthor Commented:
Thank You ScottCha for the timely answer and info. Just wanted to be sure Microsoft had not decided to stop allowing us to copy their install disks. Thanks again, Bill French
Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Sure thing.   Glad I could help.
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