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Can the free virtual instance that comes with Server 2008 be run on a different physical host?

I have two existing virtual host machines, each with their own Server 2008 Standard license, and each are already using the free vritual instance that comes with Server 2008 for a guest machine inside the host.    

I am upgrading another physical server to Server 2008, but would like to use the free virtual instance on one of the other two host machines I have.

Do anyone know if this is possible?

Thanks.
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More specifically, whether or not you are transferring another VM, the license only permits one free VM per host.

http://download.microsoft.com/download/E/E/C/EECF5D44-9A88-43D8-AFDB-D2AB82BE035C/Win%20Server%20Lic%20Book%20customer%20hi-res.pdf
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That is true, but I noticed that the asker did say server standard.

By the way I assume you meant 2008 and not 2008 R2?
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I am using Standard.  But does it make a difference between Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2?
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Please change my accepted solution to http#34418821 and re-award points accordingly.

Sorry about that TBone2K.
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Following an 'Objection' by TBone2K (at https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/26700311/28-Dec-10-02-Automated-Request-for-Attention-Q-26699798.html) to the intended closure of this question, it has been reviewed by at least one Moderator and is being closed as recommended by the Expert.
 
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