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If you are a Partner, go to the POS 2k9 page on PartnerSource for more info, http://tinyurl.com/n7mdkl
Supported Operating Systems (32-bit Only)
a.. Windows XP SP3
b.. Windows Server 2003
c.. Windows Vista SP1 (Business Edition or higher)
d.. Windows Server 2008 SP1
e.. Windows POSReady 2009
Database Server (32-bit Only):
a.. SQL Server 2005
b.. SQL Server 2005 Express
c.. SQL Server 2008
d.. SQL Server 2008 Express (Included with POS 2009 Install)
No SBS support either!
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downlioaded this from MSDN (Certified Partner), printed manuals etc but
<BR>cannot find anything on system requirements. Will POS 2009 install and
work <BR>from a Windows 2008 Server? Will it use either SQL 2005 or SQL 2008
and is <BR>there a document outlining how to install it that way. We have a
retail store <BR>which already has a SQL server installed and want to add POS
2009 to that and <BR>then equip the 2 lanes with the 'client side'.
<BR><BR>Guidance would be appreciated to help with our