Server 2008

Hi Have a client using server 2008 32 bit but I am finding it hard to get a licence for this in my region. Could I use licence for 64 bit even though the system inst using 64bit? I don't think I can but I wanted to ask.

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helpfinderIT ConsultantCommented:
it is possible to downgrade, so you can buy windws server 2012 R2 licence and downgrade it to windows server 2008 R2 (I am not sure about windows server 2008, because you do not write your version is R2). So if this is possible maybe this is better way for you how to licence the server

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Brett DanneyIT ArchitectCommented:
From R2 Windows 2008 is 64 bit only. You can buy a licence for R2 and use it for your 32bit server.
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Windows Server 2008

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