Convert Window Server OEM license to Open license

Chanakarn Pattaratanarak 1 Reputation point


We have old server is virtualize (ESXi) which runs Window Server 2012R2 Datacenter OEM and I want to replace this old server to new server by V2V migration.

The problem is that there are many applications installed on the server and can't reinstall because application is too old.
So, We must migrate by V2V migration only.

My question now is how can we safely convert the OEM license to an OLP license?

What is the best way of doing this?

Windows Server
Windows Server
A family of Microsoft server operating systems that support enterprise-level management, data storage, applications, and communications.
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  1. 2021-07-14T09:46:53.967+00:00

    Hello there,

    This topic might be a bit beyond Forum.
    For license issues, we suggest you to just contact the Volume License Center, since in Forum we are not able to do such experiment because of limited condition.

    You can get direct assistance of license issue through Microsoft Volume License Center, by contacting us with the listed number:

    If the Answer is helpful, please click "Accept Answer" and upvote it.

    Best Regards,
    Samson Peng

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