Windows Server 2008 is a Microsoft Server Operating System released in February 2008. It is the successor to Windows Server 2003 and is based on the Windows Vista codebase. It was succeeded by Windows Server 2008 R2.

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Upgrade from Server 2008 x64 to Windows 7 x64

Is it possible to "upgrade" from Windows Server 2008 x64 to Windows 7 x64? If so, what are the gotchas? Any links to instructions on how to do this? I know that Vista and Server 2008 share many ...
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OS reinstall after CPU upgrade?

If I'm upgrading from an Athlon X2 AM2+ cpu to an X4 Phenom AM2+ CPU, do i need to reinstall my operating system? (I'm running Windows Server Standard 2008 x64)
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Play Mp4 (and possibly DVDs) in Windows Media Player 11 on Server 2008 (x64)

I use Server 2008 box as my primary machine (I'm a developer) so I've tried to configure it as much as is it can to a behave as a Vist Desktop. I've attempted and failed to convinve Media Player 11 ...
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Unusual choice: Windows XP (x64) vs. Windows Server 2008 (x64)

I'm looking to install a x64 OS to take advantage of 6GB of RAM. My options are Windows XP Pro and Windows Server 2008. This box will not be used as a server, but I don't want to install the old OS ...
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Can I write a script that will automatically switch users?

I want to be able to run a script (or hit a hotkey that runs a script) that automatically switches from the currently logged on user to another logged on user. Is it possible to do such a thing? I'm ...
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Is there any advantage to having more than 16 GB RAM on a Windows developer machine?

Assuming a machine (Dual Quad Core Xeon (2.26 GHz) with 24 GB RAM) running Windows Server 2008 and Hyper-V. How many VMs can I expect to run at the same time with good performance? Is this overkill? ...
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How to enabled Printer Sharing on Web Server 2008?

I am installing Web Server 2008 for my home network. I have 2 USB printers that I am connecting to this machine and want to share these printers so that my other machines can print to these 2 USB ...