Task sequence that installs many updates stops responding on a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 client
Generate Computernames in MDT 2010 based on prefix and a sequencenumber
As ususal in Windows we can do similar things in quote many different ways, but by taking advantage of the built-in MDT objects we can often easy the pain. Here is a sample for copying a folder, using the MDT progress bar, properties, logging and errorhandling…
By adding a few files to a folder you can simulate the gather process of MDT, and figure out why settings fails in seconds rather than hours… Create a MDT test environment – here is how
This article describes the steps to add the KB977384 update (R3 Client) to the ConfigMgr 2007 Task Sequence.
An article on how to configure MDT 2010 to send an email when deployment is completed
Superior article by Mikael Nystrom – Modifying the MDT 2010 Lite Touch Wizard
Sample script to execute code after the Task Sequence is completed. This script will clean out any Leftover MININT or Sysprep folders. Enable WindowsUpdate, Set a default domain value (read from the JOINDOMAIN environment variable), and then do a proper final reboot…
Great set of guides for ConfigMgr 2007 – From the Windows-noob forum (maintained by Niall Brady)
Nice post on XP regional settings in MDT 2010 by Andrew Barnes
Pretty good reading about virtualization – Thanks to Chris Steffen for letting me know
Hydration is King – Here is a download for deploying a few different servers in a datacenter, all fully automated. The servers are two domain controllers, one deployment server with WDS, and one ConfigMgr 2007 SP2 R2 server…
The MDT docs about setting keyboard layout in the MDT 2010 (Lite Touch) boot image is slightly incorrect… Here is how you do it..
Great article by Jason Sandys – Using Install Updates Offline task in ConfigMgr 2007 with MDT
Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now available