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Old 11-09-2003, 11:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is windows 2003 server an actual operating system? is anyone here running it so i can see what it looks like? i'm thinking about getting it
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Old 11-10-2003, 01:08 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes it is an actual operating system. And unless you just have to have the newest technology, I would wait for a price drop, I beta tested it and it is good stuff, but way over priced. And as far as looks go, add XP and 2000 together and what you get is 2003.
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haha yeh 'Guy' i would tend to agrea with you... win2k3 has the networking capabilities of win2k and the look of winxp.. haha but yah me and my stupid ways i bought win 2k3 but im satisfied with it and im running it on my 2.4 ghz 512ddr ram no problems... just i disabled all the server options and its bin runnen fine.
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Old 11-10-2003, 05:14 AM   #4 (permalink)
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do you know the price of the'Enterprise' edition? it's like $8000 (aus)
i think just overpriced is an understatement!
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Download the eval and try it yourself:

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserv...l/evalkit.mspx
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Old 11-10-2003, 03:44 PM   #6 (permalink)
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ive tryed it, it looks like win2000 pro
but has some server options, i dont see whats so great about it
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