Install R2 VLK on 2003 SP1 non VLK

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Subject: Install R2 VLK on 2003 SP1 non VLK
Posted by:  ozi83 (ozi…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2009

I have a client who is running 2003 SP1 with a non volume licence key
(possibly OEM) they have purchased 2003 R2 VLK licence and media but when I
tried to install the R2 cd using this new key it does not accept it.
Anyone have an idea of how I can avoid a system rebuild?

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