Displaying Windows Server information (version and edition)

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Windows 2008 Server, Windows 2008R2 Server and Windows 2012 Server are some versions of the Microsoft Server operating system.

Different editions exist for each version: Web edition, Standard edition, Entreprise edition, Datacenter edition, etc.  

The following are some methods to display the information related to your windows server version and edition.  

1- Using the command "winver"

1- Connect to your Windows server remotely (Remote Desktop)

2- Open a Microsoft MS-DOS command prompt shell window "cmd"

3- Type the following command

winver

4- Press the "Enter" bouton to execute the command

The infomation about your Windows version and Edition will be displayed. 

- This is and example of Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Datacenter edition.

 

Windows-2012-Server-version.jpeg

 

2- Using the command "systeminfo"

1- Connect to your Windows server remotely (Remote Desktop)

2- Open a Microsoft MS-DOS command prompt shell window "cmd"

3- Type the following command

systeminfo | findstr OS

4- Press the "Enter" bouton to execute the command

The infomation about your Windows version and Edition will be displayed.

 

- This is and example of Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Datacenter edition.

Windows-Server-systeminfo-os.jpeg

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