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  1. Can you access the Bios configuration on boot by pressing F2? Check the setting
  2. By load up do you mean your server software does not boot? use F10 on post from the utility partition main menu under Run System Utilities.
  3. Is the server working with RAID? Press CTRL + R and check the RAID
I am not going to say check all the cables because I am sure you will have already?!?

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SOURCE: Can I install Windows home sever 2003 on a dell poweredge 2600

I would say yes so long as your server meets theses requirements
Minimum system requirements The following minimum specs are needed:[24]

Additionally, the following are required for installation of the operating system only:

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Any Dvd Rom should work fine with the server.

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