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ConfigMgr–Building A Reference Image-Installing Hotfixes/Updates Offline
If you build your reference image using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit Lite-Touch, it’s fairly easy to incorporate OS level hotfixes and updates offline...
Setting Environment Variables in a Task Sequence
Michael Murgolo has a nice post over on The Deployment Guys blog. Read the full and download the example script here. Some tools require setting an environment...
Finding and adding only the correct device driver to the Boot image
Michael Petersen has a nice new post up on the CoreTech Blog that is something I talk repeatedly about with clients.  Only injecting the drivers you...
Software Assurance Pays Off – Remote Connection to WinPE during MDT/SCCM deployments
Johan Arwidmark has a new post up talking about integrating Dart 7 (beta) into your WinPE images to allow remote connectivity.  Read the full post...
Message Box Script for Lite Touch Task Sequences
Michael Murgolo has a new post over on The Deployment Guys Blog. Read the full post here. I recently had the need to pop up a message box duing an LTI...
MDT 2010 – Inside the Install Roles and Features action
Johan Arwidmark has a new post discussing the Role and Features action inside MDT. Read the full post here. One of the most powerful features in MDT is...
Advanced Format Hard Drives–Automatically Patching WinPE 3.0 With The Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 (MDT)
In order to support the new 4k advanced format drives, we need to apply a hotfix to WinPE 3.0.  First, download the hotfix (KB982018) here. Once you...
Back To Basics 5: Restricting Task Sequence Usage
Great post over on The Deployment Guys by Daniel Oxley. Read the full post here. This post was contributed by Daniel Oxley, a Senior Consultant with Microsoft...
ConfigMgr 2007 Driver Management Revisited (Again)
Michael Niehaus has a new post on ConfigMgr Driver Management.  Read the original post here. After MMS 2010, I had posted a series of blog postings...
MDT 2012 and ConfigMgr 2012: Operating System Deployment Updates (Beta Overviews)
Here is a presentation I’ve done for a few user groups covering MDT 2012 and ConfigMgr 2012 Beta products.  This goes over the OSD changes in both...
MDT 2012 Beta 1: Cross-Platform Deployment
Michael Niehaus has a new post on MDT 2012 Beta 1. Read his original post here. Those of you who deploy both x86 and x64 versions of Windows 7 using MDT...
MDT 2012 Beta 1: UEFI Support
Michael Niehaus has a new post on UEFI support for MDT 2012 beta. Read the full post here. One of the new features that has been added to Lite Touch Installation...
New Stuff in MDT 2012 – native VHD support
Maik Koster has a new post on a new feature in MDT 2012.  Be sure to read his full post here. As probably most of you have seen already, the Beta...
MDT 2010 and Windows AIK Supplement Revisited
Michael Niehaus created a new post on WAIK 3.1 after some discussions in the myITforum MDT/OSD email list.  Read his original post here. In my previous...
TechNet Radio: A Preview of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 with Michael Niehaus
Watch/Listen to the video here. In today’s episode, John Baker interviews Michael Niehaus, Senior Software Development Engineer for the Microsoft Deployment...
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