2003 Web Edition Upgrade to Standard Edition

Discussion in 'Server Migration' started by Jeremy Chivers, Apr 7, 2005.

  1. Can you upgrade 2003 Web Edition to Standard Edition without a complete
    reinstall from the ground up.

    Thanks for your help
    Jeremy Chivers, Apr 7, 2005
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  2. Jupiter Jones [MVP], Apr 7, 2005
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  3. Right, Win2k3 Standard Edition cannot be in-place upgrade from Web Edition.
    The following chart has aslo addressed the upgrade path:

    Windows Server 2003 Supported Upgrade Paths

    You need to backup the all critical files, emails, documents, faviorates
    etc; then perform a clean install of win2k3.


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