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Sysprep

(SYStem PREParation) A Windows utility that is used to deploy Windows on new computers. It enables system administrators to create a custom image of the OS that can be reused throughout the organization. Sysprep was introduced with Windows NT 4.0.
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Added wait timer for the service when computer is going through SYSPREP process.
Desktone provides the ability to try the instances prior to deployment by administratively accessed instances that use Windows SysPrep (as opposed to image snapshots, so as to correctly establish the hardware licensing requirements for Windows 7) and should be familiar to Microsoft admins.
5 include: new Windows 7 driver database, support for Macintosh Intel-based hardware via Mac Boot Camp, advanced OS-agnostic UIU Discovery Tool which allows the user to ascertain hardware compatibility for all current Windows Operating Systems, modified Sysprep .
The MIMIC (Master Image Machine Integrity Check) feature authenticates and optimizes the master image prior to cloning, and an integrated wizard utility prepares Sysprep answer files or imports an existing file.
The UIUSD also enables the creation of a Sysprep Answer File that will facilitate hardware-independent images while maintaining compliance with Microsoft requirements.
6 includes features that fully support Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit), a new Windows 7 driver database, support for Mac Intel-based hardware, advanced OS-agnostic UIU Discovery Tool which allows the user to ascertain hardware compatibility for all current Windows Operating Systems, modified Sysprep .
5 include: new Windows 7 driver database, support for Mac Intel-based hardware via Mac Boot Camp, advanced OS-agnostic UIU Discovery Tool which allows the user to ascertain hardware compatibility for all current Windows Operating Systems, modified Sysprep .
Packaged Post Deployment tasks eliminate time-consuming, manual work required for post deployment activities, including system naming, Windows domain joining, and also Sysprep automation.
These include automated provisioning, sysprep editing, active directory integration, power management, support for application streaming, advanced brokering and arbitration, a complete scheduling infrastructure for automated task execution, and the best experience for LAN and WAN users.
UIU Wizard helps create Sysprep answer file or allows an existing file to be imported.
New sample jobs for Windows Vista Sysprep and Windows Vista scripted OS installs
Senapathy Kalyanasundaram found a way to adapt the Windows Sysprep tool to create complex images containing dozens of applications that can be installed on various hardware platforms.