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System Center Essentials Team Blog : Support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 in System Center Essentials 2007 SP1

This table indicates the current support for the indicated operating systems by System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 components.

Operating system

Support installing the System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 management server?

Support installing the System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 agent (to manage the computer)?

Support installing the System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 remote console?

Windows Server 2008 R2

No

Yes

Yes

Windows 7

No

Yes

Yes

System Center Essentials 2007 SP1 supports managing computers running either the Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems. However, the following steps are required to enable management:

System Center Essentials Team Blog : Support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 in System Center Essentials 2007 SP1