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upgrade from Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2012 r2 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have a license windows server 2012 datacenter and let me know if I have the right to upgrade to Windows Server 2012 R2 or should I buy another license for this.
    Monday, July 18, 2016 4:09 PM

Answers

  • You will need a license for 2012 R2 as it is a different product than 2012 (non R2)

     

     



    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

    Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties or guarantees, and confers no rights.

    Monday, July 18, 2016 4:47 PM

All replies

  • You will need a license for 2012 R2 as it is a different product than 2012 (non R2)

     

     



    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

    Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties or guarantees, and confers no rights.

    Monday, July 18, 2016 4:47 PM
  • Ready David Patrick, thank you for your answer.
    Monday, July 18, 2016 4:54 PM
  • You're welcome.

     

     



    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

    Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties or guarantees, and confers no rights.

    Monday, July 18, 2016 4:55 PM