Server 2008 Ent r2 on Dell e5520 laptop


I am forced to run server 2008 r2 enterprise on a Dell latitude e5520. As there are no drivers for this OS for the device on the Dell website, does anybody have any ideas how I would go about making this work of the laptop? I already have the OS installed on the laptop but am now travelling to where the laptop will be sat for 2 weeks as a print server hosting 2 printers. Any ideas? A virtual desktop is now not an option due to being away from awful resources.

I look forward to your reply.

Ski juice
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skijuiceAuthor Commented:
Service tag is 5ZDR5S1 if of any use
Try using the Windows 7 Drivers. Both OS's use the same kernel base so those drivers should work.

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Wes FieldsCommented:
I second what @rindi is saying, I have had some success with running Windows 7 Drivers on a Server 2008 machine.
skijuiceAuthor Commented:
Much appreciated, it worked as far as I needed it to. Thank you both.
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