Win 7 as a server Tags: Desktops Servers Software Windows 7 Last response: June 25, 2010 6:19 AM in Windows 7 Share ikepuch June 18, 2010 6:39:46 PM Hello, Can win 7 be user as an application server? Meaning, I want to place an application software on a server so users can access from their desktop. More about : win server Ijack a b $ Windows 7 June 18, 2010 6:44:42 PM Not all software plays nicely as a network install. But, since you'll need to buy a licence for each user, isn't it easier to just install the software on each PC? It's not as if disk space is a problem nowadays. m 0 l ikepuch June 25, 2010 12:11:41 AM Your recommendation is well taken. Would you use Server R8 as a data server or just use Win 7? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Ijack a b $ Windows 7 June 25, 2010 6:19:29 AM If you just want to serve data to a small group of people Windows 7 will be fine. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPort forwarding w/Belkin and Win 7 for game server Forum SolvedWill win 7 or 8 run on a dual xeon server like Dell PowerEdge 2950? Forum SolvedHow do I connect a Win 7 PC to a Mac OS X 10.7.5 Lion Server Forum I can connect to my office terminal server which is running Server 2012 from my wife's computer running Win 7 Pro but I can lo Forum How To Make A Wireless Video Server (Win 7) Forum File corruption when multiple users are reading and writing to the shared DBF flat files with win7 work stations & 2012 server Forum SolvedHard Drive Configuration Question Win7/Virtualization/Server 2008 Forum SolvedWin 7 or Win Home Server Forum SolvedWindows Home Server/Win7 64-bit/HP Deskjet 5550 Forum Win 7 PC cannot Telnet mail server on port 110 Forum Vpn and mapped drives server 2008 win7 Forum Conflict in sessions when using win7 to remote win2000 server desktop Forum How to convert IBM x3100 M4 server to Desktop with Win7 Forum Win 7 Platinum cant connect to Server 2008R2 Domain Forum Can i have a 64 bit win 7 as a server and a 32 bit xp pro as a work station Forum Win7 Pro or WHS2011 for File Server/Workstation Forum Add new Win7 PC to existing Win2003 Server. How? Forum How to join a new Win7 PC to 2003 Server? Forum How to reinstall in dual boot of win7 and server 2008r2 Forum UNDOING WINDOWS 2008 SERVER (Win 7) restore???? help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !