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Will Server 2008 standard product key work with R2?

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Hi,

We have been evaluating Server 2088 Standard R2 and is now time to purchase the license. Can we purchase a Standard 2008 copy or does it have to be R2? I assume in either case we just type in the key and it will activate the full version?

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