Came across this the other day and didn’t see anything come up in a Google search so figured I’d blog it.
If you’ve recently added Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) to your MDT deployment, and you’re getting an offlineServicing error when deploying an OS, you may want to check this out.
The problem seems to occur when:
You’re running … Read more »
If you’ve recently updated your WinPE from 3.0 to 3.1, you may notice an annoying reboot issue.
It looks like this: after you’ve rebuilt the .wim image, and booted from it via WDS (Windows Deployment Services), WinPE boots up and shows the Solution Accelerator background, but after a short period of time, it reboots the PC … Read more »
Recently I’ve been having really weird issues getting the Microsoft .Net Framework 4.0 to be deployed as an Application via Microsoft Deployment Toolkit.
It would install perfectly if I installed it as a local admin user with the /q /norestart command, but doing the same thing through MDT resulted in the app hanging (and thus, the … Read more »
If you’re deploying Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 with a MAK key, and you want to avoid the user seeing the Microsoft Office Activation Wizard when they first start up an Office application, follow these instructions:
Run the Office 2010 Customization Tool (OCT)
Open up your customised MSP file
Go to: Setup > Add installations and run programs … Read more »
If, like us, you run a BDD or MDT setup in order to install your Operating Systems, this might be useful 🙂
If you’d like to pre-install Vista updates and hotfixes while Vista is installing:
Go to your Distribution Share (C:\Distribution)
Go into Operating Systems, then find your Vista OS (C:\Distribution\Operating Systems\Windows Vista Business SP1 – 32bit\)
Create a … Read more »