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The server and operating system software included are licensed for development and test purposes only. You must activate your MSDN subscription within 180 days of purchase at msdn.microsoft.com/subscriptions/activate. You must accept the License Terms, at microsoft.com/useterms. You must enter your Visual Studio product key within 30 days of installation.