Office 2010 on Windows 2003 (Std) Terminal Server without Office 2010 on client
Posted on 2012-04-02
I have a customer that pays for Office 2010 Standard through Volume licensing.
They have a Windows 2003 Std Terminal server that they would like to install this Office on.
I have read that you now need a valid licens on the machine that connects to the server through RDP as well.
They have enough licenses to install a copy of Office 2010 on all machines, but not all machines have it installed yet. Some might not even like Office 2010 and would like to use 2003 instead on their own computers. Is it possible to install Office 2010 on the TS server before it is installed on all clients? Or will the clients that don't have the Office 2010 version installed yet not be able to use Office on the server?