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downgrade windows server 2008 enterprise to standard

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i installed windows server 2008 enterprise on a server. is it possible to downgrade it to windows server 2008 standard without reinstalling the server OS?
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Nope, sorry. Downgrading requires a reinstall from scratch. You can only upgrade Windows Server, but never take away features.
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thats what i thought..
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