Install program from Window 2003 to Window 2008 server

A legacy application on WIndow 2003 has lost the installation disk. We need to install it on Window 2008 (32bit) for test.

Is there any tool that can extract the application into execution package such that I can install it on Window 2008.. ?

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Robin CMSenior Security and Infrastructure EngineerCommented:
Not that I'm aware of, however you might be able to do it manually by copying over the folder from Program Files and exporting/importing the relevant registry key(s).
It really depends how complex a piece of software it is, and how complex the process was that the original installer had to perform.
I assume you've tried searching for the installer online?
If it was a Windows Installer (.msi) file you might find that cached on the 2003 server somewhere, e.g. in the C:\Windows\Installer folder or somewhere within the software's folder inside Program Files.

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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Give this a try.

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