The aim of this article is to highlight any additions, deletions and other changes to the product use rights document for July 2011.

The following products were added:

  • Lync® for Mac 2011
  • Commerce Server 2009 R2 Standard and Enterprise Editions
  • Forefront Identity Manager 2010 – Windows® Live Edition


The following products were deleted:

  • Commerce Server 2009 Standard and Enterprise Editions
  • Communicator for Mac 2011
  • Identity Lifecycle Manager 2007 – Windows® Live Edition
  • Live Meeting Standard and Professional
  • Microsoft® Exchange Hosted Archive
  • Virtual Server 2005® R2 Standard and Enterprise Editions
  • Windows® Fundamentals for Legacy PCs


Microsoft® also added some Software Assurance Benefits:

  • License Mobility through Software Assurance (Certain server licenses purchased through Volume Licensing can be transferred to third party shared servers)
  • Windows® Thin PC (Converts existing PCs to thin clients)


Clarifications and other changes:

  • Windows 7®: Remote Desktop rights allow access to a session by any of your devices assigned an active Windows® Virtual Desktop Access subscription license.
  • Windows SBS® 2011 Premium Add-on Rights:Allow use of the software in an SBS 2008® domain, so long as users accessing the software have the required Windows SBS® 2011 and Windows SBS® 2011 Premium Add-on CALs.

Nov 2016