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SBS 2003 R2: Vista and Office 2007 compatibility update

An update will be sent through the Microsoft Update to Windows SBS 2003 with SP1 and Windows SBS 2003 R2 customers in the March timeframe.  If you need the update before then, it can also be downloaded. For more information on how to download, please read the Vista and Office 2007 FAQs.


The download will be available as of February 9th in the following languages:

1.     Brazilian

2.     Chinese (Simplified)

3.     Chinese (Traditional)

4.     Dutch

5.     English

6.     French

7.     German

8.     Italian

9.     Japanese

10.  Korean

11.  Polish

12.  Russian

13.  Spanish

14.  Swedish

15.  Czech

16.  Hungarian

17.  Portuguese

18.  Turkish

19.  Greek


For additional details, please see the following resources:

·         Vista and Office 2007 FAQs

·         Related Knowledge Base Articles

  • KB 926505 Update for Windows Small Business Server 2003: Windows Vista and Outlook 2007 compatibility

·         KB 911829 Outlook Web Access (OWA) update

·         KB 929556 Firewall Client for ISA Server

·         KB 930414 – ISA Server 2004 update package for Vista 64-bit editions

·         KB 930955Vista User Profile WMI Provider

  • KB 931095 – Regarding Outlook users; note: this is a catch all KB for someone who has XP with Outlook 2007 – a separate update is not required, it is the same update as mentioned in KB 926505

·         Microsoft Download Center – Using Windows Vista and Outlook 2007 in a Windows Small Business Server 2003 Network:


Thank you and have a wonderful day,


Eric Ligman
Microsoft US Senior Manager
Small Business Community Engagement
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