Install R2 VLK on 2003 SP1 non VLK

Discussion in 'Server Setup' started by ozi83, Jun 3, 2009.

  1. ozi83

    ozi83 Guest

    I have a client who is running 2003 SP1 with a non volume licence key
    (possibly OEM) they have purchased 2003 R2 VLK licence and media but when I
    tried to install the R2 cd using this new key it does not accept it.
    Anyone have an idea of how I can avoid a system rebuild?
    ozi83, Jun 3, 2009
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  2. ozi83

    ozi83 Guest

    I found the following answer but want to know if anyone has done this and had
    any issues:
    you need to upgrade your existing instalation using R2 CD1, and use your VL
    key, and then you will be able to use CD2 to install R2
    ozi83, Jun 3, 2009
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