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My SBS 2003 CALs have reset back to five after some weird server issues. I don't have a backup of the CAL licenses anywhere is there somewhere I can restore these from?

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As per this link

After much stuffing about I found that the SBS2003 licenses are kept in the file in the WINDOWS\system32 folder. Thankfully, Microsoft actually keep an automatic backup of this in The simple process was to stop the License Logging Service, rename to, then copy to After this I started License Logging Service and used Server Management to confirm that the licenses had been restored.

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