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How to find CAL usage for SBS 2003.

We have a small business server as our PDC for our network and we are trying to determine if we need to buy more licenses for the server or not. There were messages in the event log about:
"License usage for product Windows Server is nearing the maximum number of per server licenses purchased. Consult Licensing from the Administrative Tools folder for more information."
I went to where it said and it says that there are 25 Installed licenses and the maximum usage is 27.
I don't know what that means but I cannot seem to find the license requirement count.
Where can I find the number of cal's that the server thinks it is requiring?:
SBSWindows Server 2003Microsoft Server OS

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PeterisMac

8/22/2022 - Mon
alikaz3

The licenses required are the number of concurrent connections to the server. Here's Microsoft's knowledgebase about CALs:
http://www.microsoft.com/resources/sam/lic_cal.mspx
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Is there any way to determine how many clients the server thinks is accessing it at a given time?
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