Windows Server 2003 is well known for its superior speed, stability, and security when compared to Windows XP. This fact is proven by Microsoft’s use of the Windows Server 2003 kernel in both Windows x64 Edition and the upcoming Windows Vista.

Given this fact, it’s no wonder that many Windows users have already switched to Windows Server 2003 to gain such improvements. However, these users will have no doubt also discovered that compatibility issues are common when using Windows Server 2003 as a primary home-use OS. Until Now…

We are proud to present version 2.0 of Windows X’s popular Windows Server 2003 - XP Conversion Pack. This tool will convert the Windows 2003 codebase from ServerNT to WinNT, which will enable locked features and transform Windows Server 2003 into a more compatible, and usable OS like Windows XP. After converting, your OS will perform like Windows XP Professional x64 Edition. Finally you can gain all the advantages of running Windows Server 2003, without the compatibility headaches!


Windows Server 2003/Windows XP conversion (Retail only)

Server security configuration
|-Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration
|-Shutdown Event Tracker
|-Error reporting
|-Ctrl+Alt+Del requirement on startup
|-Drive auto-mounting

Features configuration
|-Manage Your Server logon window
|-Processor scheduling
|-Windows Update
|-Start Menu items (You have to create new Administrator account)

Services configuration
|-Windows Image Acquisition (WIA)
|-Multimedia support and DirectX acceleration
|-Visual effects

XP missing stuffs configuration
|-User accounts in Control Panel
|-Classic games
|-3-D arcade pinball game
|-System Restore
|-Shell services (logon, fast user switching, progress dialog ,user picture, etc.).


1. It can apply Windows XP conversion as close as Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP1
2. It can undo conversion back to original (You can choose to remove some or all)
3. It can convert Windows Server 2003 CD to Windows XP CD (Not real, though)


Product name: Windows Server 2003 - XP Conversion Pack

Product version: 2.0

File name: xpconv.zip

File size: 3678 kb

Include uninstaller: False

License: Freeware

Operating System: Windows Server 2003

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Source: Windows X's Live