Windows 7

The case of the (sys)Native
While preparing for an OS migration to windows 7 with SCCM 2012, we were using a package in the tasksequence to do some finetuning of the OS. as the OS was [...]
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 released!
After some beta’s and RC versions, Microsoft released Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 today. Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 is the [...]
Windows ThinPC unattend error with MDT 2010
I was deploying Windows ThinPC using MDT with a customer, and received this error: Windows could not parse or process unattend answer file [...]
Server 2008 R2 Slow startup while applying computer settings
I’ve had some trouble with slow logon on Windows Server 2008 R2. The “Applying Computer Settings”-part takes about two minutes! The eventlog shows two [...]
Desktop optimisation windows 7 and office 2010 – notes from the field
Recently we hosted an event about “Desktop optimisation – efficient windows 7 and office 2010 deployment – notes from the field”. [...]
Dive into Desktop Deployment this summer
Microsoft gave the TechNet newsletters a holiday feeling with four different topics in a bite-size format. One of the topics of this summer edition is [...]
SCCM 2007 SP2 hotfix for Windows 7 SP1 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 support
Interesting hotfix for all you SCCM administrators running SCCM 2007 SP2. This hotfix adds the following platforms to the list of supported platforms: [...]
Add Internet Explorer 9 to MDT 2010
There are several ways to deploy Internet Explorer 9 to client computers. Of course, you can install IE9 while building your reference image, but that’s so [...]
WAIK for Windows 7 SP1 released
The Windows Automated Installation Kit (Windows AIK) for Windows 7 SP1 is available for download since yesterday. The WAIK contains tools like ImageX, [...]
MDT 2010 reboots just before selecting task sequence
I was with a customer today for a MDT 2010 installation, and struggled with a very annoying issue. Just before the task sequence had to be selected and [...]