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Deploying Windows 7 with Configuration Manager 2012
TechEd Australia video featuring Michael Niehaus . System Center Configuration Manager 2012 is a significant upgrade. Learn how this new version affects...
Language Packs not showing up in your Task Sequence?
Ben Hunter has a new post over on The Deployment Guys Blog.  Read the original post here. If you are using MDT Update 1 to deploy Windows 7 SP1 language...
Disable Windows 7 Action Center
If for some reason you don’t want to use Group Policy to disable the Windows 7 Action Center, then there is a registry key you can set to disable it. ...
Incorporating KB2028749 Into Your Microsoft Deployment Toolkit Reference Image Build Process
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2028749 A "Set Network Location" dialog box appears when you first log on to a domain-joined Windows 7-based...
An update is available that lets you add Windows 7 Service Pack 1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 as supported platforms for Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2489044 SYMPTOMS On a computer that is running Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007... On a computer that...
Issue with MDT 2010 Update 1 and Windows AIK for Windows 7 SP1 Supplement
Deployment master Michael Niehaus has created a nice post on Windows 7 SP1. Be sure to read his original post here. . With the release of the Windows AIK...
Should you delete files in the \WinSXS directory? And what’s the deal with VSS?
Nice post over on TechNet by “Joseph”, there are some great comments below the post as well. Read the original post here. I like to read about how Windows...
Breaking IT Down: Deploying MED-V with Existing Management Systems
Read the original post here. Today’s post is from David Trupkin, Sr Product Manager from our Windows Virtualization Team. As I’ve talked to IT pros at...
Windows 7: Best of Deployment Compilation by Guest Blogger Jeremy Chapman
Awesome post over Keith Combs blog on Technet.  Read the full post here. Windows 7: Best of Deployment Compilation By Jeremy Chapman I like all types...
Back to basics - Understanding Unattend.xml automation in Windows 7
Johan has a nice blog post over his blog I just noticed today, it’s back from October, so shame on me for not reading it until now .  Here is a snippet...
Automating Windows 7 Installation for Desktop and VDI Environments
Full Article and download is linked here. Installing Windows 7 isn't just about migrations. It's about daily management. It's about rapid deployment...
Optimizing Windows 7 Images For Use In VDI
Great post over on The Deployment Guys blog that talks about a VDI Optimizer tool that creates a VBScript that can be used to customize Vista and above...
Direct Access – SCCM – Managing internet clients
Steve Rachui has another nice post on Direct Access over on his MSDN blog. “Do you have internet based clients that you want to manage?  Does the...
Customizing Default Users Profile Using CopyProfile In Unattend.xml
Here is a great post over on TechNet by Jeff Hugh on how to properly use the CopyProfile feature: http://blogs.technet.com/b/askcore/archive/2010/07/19...
Building a Bootable Windows 7 VHD from “install.wim”
Here is a video showing you how to build a bootable Windows 7 VHD from the Windows 7 install.wim using diskpart.exe and imagex.exe.  Very cool stuff...
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