sbs 2008 essentials upgrade

Posted on 2012-04-10
Last Modified: 2012-04-10
i was doing a bit of research on sbs 2008 essentials and i could not find an answer either way.
is it possible to do an in-place upgrade of sbs 2008 essentials to sbs standard?   if not is it possible to install exchange on it?
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ID: 37828709
sorry i was given bad information    its SBS 08 foundation
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by:Darius Ghassem
ID: 37828725
You can not upgrade to that version directly so, there no in place upgrade.
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ID: 37828730
that's what i was thinking, just needed to make sure
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by:Shreedhar Ette
ID: 37828735
- EBS 2008 cannot be downgraded.

- You can install Messaging Role on it.

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ID: 37828750
ok sorry for the confusion i was told there was an sbs 2008 essentials server -this is not the case   they have an SBS foundation server  and they want to know if they can do an in-place upgrade to something with exchange
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