Upgrade Windows Server 2008 Standard to Enterprise Running Exchange

Posted on 2012-09-14
Last Modified: 2012-12-16

What we are trying to do is install teh DAG feature in exchange, but i believe this needs Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, correct me if im wrong, how can i upgrade our existing standard server with minimum downtime.  I dont want to rebuild the complete server as this is not an option for us.
Question by:Ashvinv82
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    What we are trying to do is install teh DAG feature in exchange, but i believe this needs Windows Server 2008 Enterprise - No Windows can be Standard as well only Exchange should be Enterprise :)

    What is your current environment ?

    - Rancy
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    Accepted Solution

    Refer below link to upgrade the windows 2008 standard to enterprise.



    Exchange DAG are available in both exchange 2010 standard and enterprise edition only require windows server 2008 enterprise edition.


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