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Need to find my Server 2008R2 STD ed product key

Posted on 2014-04-27
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Hello all,
I am trying to find a way to see what my product key for one of my servers. I am in the process of migrating a few servers to Hyper-V. One of my servers I have no records for and need the product to activate Windows once I am ready to go live. any ideas on how to locate the product key?
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If you already have that server installed and you are migrating it you can use a third party tool to view the key:

http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/product_cd_key_viewer.html

However my recommendation in this instance is to simply contact Microsoft, you do not want to run into any risk wrt licensing.

Better safe than sorry.
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