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I heard there is some server that can be installed in the domain for license key authentication for Vista. What is it any links on that.

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Hi,

I heard there is some server that can be installed in the domain for license key authentication for Vista. What is it any links on that.

So any vista thats installed gets the license from there.

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Sharath
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Yes you can use a key management service to do this . there are certain minimum requirments for this & you will need the KMS key . This is basically a service on 2003 server to be used by corporate sustomers for vista . You need minimum 25 device to be able to use KMS .
you can get it from
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=81D1CB89-13BD-4250-B624-2F8C57A1AE7B&displaylang=en
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I believe you are talking about the Key Management Service. There is information about it in the following link:
http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/resources/vol/default.mspx 
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