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How can I find out the windows server 2008 R2 edition ?

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Find out what ? – Iain Dec 17 '10 at 8:33
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This will pop up a Window with the Edition name (e.g Windows Server 2008 R2 etc) Version number (6.1 for W2K8 R2), Build Number and some licensing info.


Will give you the version number in the format 6.1.BuildNo from a CMD shell. Windows 7 and 2008R2 both report as version 6.1.x.

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Download it? Here or via

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