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Ubuntu blinks in DELL 2850

I have just installed Ubuntu (12.0.4 TLS for Servers) on a DELL poweredge 2850. During the installation, the process goes OK. However, as soon as I start the system normally (and the text font is ...
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Server 2012 on Poweredge 2850

I am trying to install Windows Server 2012 onto a Dell Poweredge 2850. I have configured the RAID array and there is a logical disk showing in the PERC 4/DC raid controller interface. Once I get to ...
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Dell Poweredge 2850 wont turn on after CPU re-seat

I have been using a Poweredge 2850 for a while now and it's been fine. It was removed from the rack for about 24 hours (carefully, no knocks or bumps and was stored flat as it would have been in the ...
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Dell Poweredge 2850 RAID 5 OS damaged - Can I recover or transfer the información in any way?

I have a Dell Poweredge 2850 with RAID 5 and Windows 2000. The OS died and I'm receiving the blue screen when I try to boot. I think the OS has some files damaged but the disks are OK so the data ...
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How to resolve Dell Poweredge 2850 boot error

In the POST sequence I get the error message 29160 at slot 2 0A:03:00 scsi controller config error. 02 I removed the CDrom drive, could this be the cause? Where do I look to find out whats going on? ...
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How do I install Windows Server 2008 R2 on a Dell Power Edge 2850?

I have a Dell PowerEdge 2850, with an old PERC 4 controller. In the installation wizard (using the latest Dell Server Assistant DVD), I run into a snag when trying to target my disk drive. It sees ...
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Raid 1(Mirroring) in Dell Poweredge 2850

I need to setup a Raid 1 in Dell Poweredge 2850 Server. It has 2 scsi 73 gb disks, i am trying with Dell Server asisstant but i can't see no disk utilities. any idea ?
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How to configure SCSI hard drives and RAID for Poweredge 2850 web server

I'm trying to set up a Poweredge 2850 as a web server, but as a server novice it's causing me some confusion. Its a virgin install so no data to be lost as yet, so I'd like to get the best ...
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How should I remotely manage Dell Poweredge 2850 running Ubuntu server?

First I've got to say I'm a Linux / Ubuntu novice, so go gentle on me as I'm on day 3. I've managed to get Ubuntu server Ubuntu 8.04 LTS installed and running on the Poweredge 2850 I bought off ebay. ...
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Identify Dell Server Motherboard

I have a Dell Poweredge 2850 server and yesterday it died. It seems like motherboard is the culprit. I'm trying to get a replacement now, but that is where it gets a little bit confusing. If I enter ...
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How do I make my dell 2850 recognize its raid volume?

OK I'm not very familiar with raid so I apologize in advance if I don't explain this properly. I have a Dell PE2850 I've been using for a few years as a web server. Recently it complained that one of ...
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Dell Open Manage - Finding Information

I have a bunch of Dell servers with Open Manage installed. If I access the RAID manager screens when it goes through the BIOS check I can view each individual disk and see any issues. Specifically I ...
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Seagate Cheetah Size

I just got some replacement drives for a server here, went to pop one in, and it turns out that the 72Gig for a Seagate is slightly below the 72gig of the Maxtors that we currently have. Does anyone ...