Have OEM 2008 Server DVDs and Licenses but want to install Server 2003 instead

Posted on 2009-02-13
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
We bought Server 2008 STandard OEM licenses but would like to install Server 2003 Standard which we have a CD for. We apparently are OK because of downgrading licensing, but how do you do it without a 2003 key? All I have read states 2008 needs to be on first?
Question by:emscb
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    Windows Server 2008 Downgrade Rights
    During installation they should give you an 800 number to call....they will ask for your current license and will give you a key for 2003
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