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Install WAIK supplement for Windows 7 SP1

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WAIK Supplement Last Updated on 11.09.12 These are instructions for installing the new The Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows 7 SP1. This is assuming that you have WAIK RTM already installed. Step 1 First you need to download the supplement ISO. waik_supplement_en-us.iso Step 2 Now you need

Sysprep a Windows 7 Machine – Start to Finish V2

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This is version 2 of a step by step guide on Sysprepping a Windows 7 machine from start to finish. I cannot take full credit on this because my first article had so many helpful comments and discussions that this is simply a combination of all the good advice

Copy Taskbar Icons Windows 7 Sysprep v2

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Sysprep – Copy Taskbar Icons Ok, you can thank a colleague of mine (Dinyero Johnson) for this new single vbs script that now copies the taskbar icons and deletes itself. The vbs script is a little nicer than version one (CMD) because it runs without any windows and in

Trouble deleting c:\winpe_x86 directory – DISM

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If you forget to unmount a .WIM file it will lock itself on your HDD and you will be unable to delete it, or the C:\winpe_x86 directory. This process will remove those files using the command line. Step 1 Launch CMD. Step 2 Type: This process tries to free

WinPE 3.1 Scripts

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WinPE 3.1 Scripts This latest version was compiled on September 27th, 2012. This is the third update to our WinPE scripts. Please read our tutorial on DISM for using the files below to compile a functioning WinPE 3.1 environment. And also I would recommend reading our tutorial on Making

Formatting WinPE 3.1 Flash Drive – (DISM)

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In my previous article I wrote about how to create the WinPE 3.1 environment, add drivers, mount the .WIM file, add batch scripts, etc. Here are the steps for creating the bootable flash drive. Step 1 Open up Command Prompt. You can do the first step within a normal

DISM Tool – WinPE 3.1 Boot Environment

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DISM Tool This is the new tutorial for the recent release of WinPE 3.1. You can still read the old tutorial here. You will need the following to proceed: WAIK RTM : KB3AIK_EN.iso Version 3.0 (Read our Tutorial) Supplement for WAIK SP1 : waik_supplement_en-us.iso (Read our Tutorial) Bootable Flash

Install WAIK RTM for Windows 7

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These are basic instructions for installing the Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows 7. Step 1 Download the WAIK RTM client (KB3AIK_EN.iso) for Windows 7. Step 2 Either mount the ISO with Pismo Mount or extract it with 7-zip. Step 3 Browse to your mounted/extracted folder. For Windows

WAIK RTM Download Missing…

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With the release of “The Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows 7 SP1″ also comes a problem. Microsoft has removed the RTM download link for the KB3AIK_EN.iso and updated it with the supplement for the new SP1. How are people suppose to sysprep without the original installer of

Sysprep Windows 7 Machine Start to Finish

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This is the old version, please see the new Sysprep a Windows 7 Machine – Start to Finish V2. Note – I highly recommend creating a boot or rescue disk before starting any windows 7 technical projects. There are many tools in the market and I use Spotmau BootSuite