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Got a question for anyone with Microsoft CRM 2011 experience.

According to this page I can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 on a Small Business Server 2008 Standard as long as I install SQL Server 2008 R2.

Well, i've installed SQL Server 2008 R2 but when I go to install the CRM it says my operating system is not supported and it just gives me a link to the above. According to requirements I need SBS2008 R2 got it and its at SP1 SQL Server 2008 R2 IIS 7 or above

All of this software is part of the Microsoft Action Pack if that makes a difference which I can't imagine is the case.

Thoughts from anyone with CRM 2011 experience would be greatly appriciated.

Thank You

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Does your server have SP2 for Server 2008? Later SBS 2008 installs had it slipstreamed in, but if not this is a requirement for CRM 2011.

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The page doesn't say it needs SBS2008 SP2 but I it notes Server 2008 SP2 so I am doing that now. I had it up to SP1 and 95% of all other updates. Anyway, I am running to the updates now. We'lll see what happens. I'll let you know. Thanks!! –  Tom Aug 7 '11 at 21:59
    
I'll take your word for it. I attempted to install SP2 and it blew my server to kingdom come. After trying to repair it for the last 8 hours I gave up and am installing SBS 2011. Then I'll try the CRM again. Thanks for the help –  Tom Aug 9 '11 at 4:54
    
Just FYI - Installed SBS2011 and Microsfot CRM and it works great. –  Tom Aug 10 '11 at 18:30

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