Upgrading WSS 3.0 to Windows Server 2008

Since this is probably the most common scenario that enterprises will face, here is a link on how to upgrade WSS/MOSS (SP1 only) on Windows Server 2003 to run on Windows Server 2008.


And here is the larger resource center on TechNet dedicated to Windows Server 2008 and WSS/MOSS


In the upgrade scenario, critical items to note include disabling and stopping osearch to avoid corrupted indexes during the Windows upgrade.