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 a b B Homebuilt system a b D Laptop 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 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows server 2003 & SAP on laptop haveing Atom processor-is it possible? Forum Block internet access on server running Windows Server 2003 Standard Forum I am running windows server 2003 os and am looking for a new photo printer that Forum Windows server 2003 will work in i5 laptop Forum Windows server 2003 supported laptop Forum How to run an .exe file which was copied from a windows server 2003 to a pc Forum How to connect window 2003 server drives sharing through vpn to my laptop at hom Forum Can Small business Server 2003 run on Windows 2000 Server? Forum Windows2003 Server Standard - NTBackup only runs sometimes Forum Will Fifa 2003 run on my Windows 8 laptop? Forum Have an IBM x3550 M3 server with 2 Disks -Raid 1 - running server 2003. Forum SolvedHow to add windows 7 Professional computer on a domain windows server 2003 r2. Forum SolvedWorking Win 2003 Server on an laptop Lenovo Ideapad Y500) Forum Solvedinstalling of windows 2003 server in i5 processor Forum SolvedWindows Server 2003 on Virtual Box asks for 'Ctrl+Alt+Del' to start? Forum SolvedWindows Server 2003 freezing/stuttering on network Forum Solvedwindows 2003 server Forum SolvedWindows Server 2003 Fax Solution Forum Cannot Install Windows 2003 on HP Proliant ML 10 G8 Server Forum SolvedWindows server 2003 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !