ws2008 r2 blog logo This software is for evaluation and testing purposes. Evaluating any version of Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta software does not require product activation or entering a product key. Any edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta may be installed without activation and evaluated for an initial 30 days.

If you need more time to evaluate Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta, the initial 30 day evaluation can be extended to August 1st (at which time the OS will become inoperable) by entering the product key below for your selected edition.

Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta Product Keys for Evaluation

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta Enterprise (7000.0.081212-1400_server_en-us-GB1SXFRE_EN_DVD.iso) – Product key = TFGPQ-J9267-T3R9G-99P7B-HXG47
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta Standard (7000.0.081212-1400_server_en-us-GB1SXFRE_EN_DVD.iso) – Product key = 2T88R-MBH2C-M7V97-9HVDW-VXTGF
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta Datacenter (7000.0.081212-1400_server_en-us-GB1SXFRE_EN_DVD.iso) – Product key = GQJJW-4RPC9-VGW22-6VTKV-7MCC6
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Beta for Itanium Based Systems (7000.0.081212-1400_serverenterprise64_en-us-GB1SIAIFRE_EN_DVD.iso) – Product Key = CQ936-9K2T8-6GPRX-3JR9T-JF4CJ
  • Windows Web Server 2008 R2 Beta (7000.0.081212-1400_serverweb_en-us-GB1WXFRE_EN_DVD.iso) – Product key = GT8BY-FRKHB-7PB8W-GQ7YF-3DXJ6

Download the .ISO’s @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=85cfe4c9-34de-477c-b5ca-75edae3d57c5&DisplayLang=en.