Release licenses for Small Business Server 2003


We have a client who runs Small Business Server 2003. (Yes, I know this is no longer supported).  We will be migrating them to SBS 2011 in the next 2 months.  In the interim, I need to release some licenses that were being used because it surpassed the number of Installed Licenses.  

Can this be done?  If so, how?

Thanks in advance.
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David AtkinConnect With a Mentor Technical DirectorCommented:
Restart the Licencing Service.  If its an issue with active sessions then this should reset the counter to 0.

Ultimately you need more CALS.  As per leew's comment, Microsoft can still provide these.
Lee W, MVPConnect With a Mentor Technology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
You cannot release licenses though rebooting will disconnect all active sessions, but if you're migrating to 2011 and have the correct number of CALs for that, Call Microsoft - they should provide CAL codes to enter into 2003.
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