Windows Server 2008 as development platform

Well, this is going to be interesting. I’ve spent the day installing Windows Server 2008 on my brand new laptop at work. I was inspired by Mikael Deurell’s post about using Hyper-V etc.

So far it’s been much easier than I expected. Pretty much all device drivers for my Compaq 8510w installed without any problems even though I’m using a 64-bit system.

 
 

I also found two great blog posts that describe how to make the Windows Server 2008 experience a little more “Desktoppy”. Check out:

 

Also, this is an attempt at posting using Word 2007.. Let’s see how that works out..!