No AdminPak for Windows Vista

Just wanted to answer a question here that I and my team mates have received many times... "What's the status on a Server AdminPak version that will work on Windows Vista? Are they going to have one soon?" Initially, they were working on it. However, the final word on the subject is: No. Unfortunately not. […]

Just wanted to answer a question here that I and my team mates have received many times...

"What's the status on a Server AdminPak version that will work on Windows Vista? Are they going to have one soon?"

Initially, they were working on it. However, the final word on the subject is: No. Unfortunately not.

The recommendation is that you use Remote Administration (Terminal Services) to a server in order to do that work now.

Check out Brian McCann's blog entry on the subject. He, too, laments the decision, but I think he describes the reasoning quite well.

Source:? Technet Blog

Microsoft, Windows Vista, AdminPak