LKBEN10891: Which version of the Windows operating system exist


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Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG


Symptom

You would like to know the versions of the windows OS

Cause

none

Solution

In this list you will find all versions of windows NT, the naming of the OS and the year it hit the market.

Windows NT 3.1 -> version 3.1 (year 1993)
Windows NT 3.5 -> version 3.5 (year 1994)
Windows NT 3.51 -> version 3.51 (year 1995)
Windows NT 4.0 -> version 4.0 (year 1996)
Windows NT 2000 -> version 5.0 (year 1999)
Windows XP -> version 5.1 (year 2001)
Windows Server 2003 -> version 5.2 (year 2003)
Windows Vista -> version 6.0 (build 6000) (year 2007)
Windows Server 2008 -> version 6.0 (build 6001) (year 2008)

About the Author

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux in different European countries and different European languages. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform where he is one of the most important contributors and the main developer.

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