Running windows server 2003 on a laptop Tags: Homebuilt Laptops Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Systems Last response: October 11, 2010 11:31 AM in Systems Share Anonymous Homebuilt system Expert Laptop Expert October 9, 2010 5:02:53 AM I have a Toshiba satellite w/xp Pro and I want to install windows server 2003 for a share point sandbox for development, However I want to keep xp for my media, music composing and creative work. Is that doable??? More about : running windows server 2003 laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove lafleur1977 October 11, 2010 11:31:02 AM Yes, you need to install windows Server 2003 onto a separate partition than the one XP is installed on. Once installed, you should get a boot menu after turning on the laptop to choose the OS. The other option if your laptop is a fairly good spec is to install windows server 2003 in a virtual machine in Windows XP. You can download VMware server or MS virtual PC for free. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Running windows server 2003 on a laptop> Related ressources: ForumWindows Server 2003 Domain Crashed - No backup! ForumHow to install windows server 2003 in hp lap ForumBlock internet access on server running Windows Server 2003 Standard ForumInability to connect to fileshare on a Windows 2003 server .. ForumRemote Desktop And Windows 2003 Server connectivity Problem ForumWindows Server 2003 PPTP VPN Problem ForumWindows 2003 server Wireless lan driver for IBM ThinkPad R51 ForumI am running windows server 2003 os and am looking for a new photo printer that ForumHow to join a new Win7 PC to 2003 Server ? ForumWindows server 2003 will work in i5 laptop ForumWindows server 2003 supported laptop ForumHow to access a web server /website running on the laptop f.. ForumHi5 laptop with os as home basic windows 2007 cn it be connected to windows 2003 ForumOverheat?SlowComputer?Clueless? ForumLaptop light Forum[Solved] Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop Computer Forum[Solved] Gaming on a budget- Which Laptop to buy Forum[Solved] 60g Laptop Hard drive - Volume Size for C / D drives? ForumWindows to imac-what? ForumWindows xp 64 ram problem More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !