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Windows 7: Most Advanced Custom Image?

06 Aug 2012   #1
Hell Bomb

Most Advanced Custom Image?

What do you guys think is the best way to make custom windows 7 images? I have been looking at RT 7 Lite but its missing a lot of the functionality i was hoping for. Anyone know of any better alternatives? Or shall i be stuck with WAIK?

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06 Aug 2012   #2

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

What doesn't RT 7Lite have that your trying to achieve?

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06 Aug 2012   #3
Hell Bomb


Main functionality that I am looking for is custom certification installation and GPO Customization and multiple batch scripts to run at fist run.
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06 Aug 2012   #4
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A modern way to do this is using backup imaging of your Customized install. Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
Macrium - Image your system

I use Acronis True Image with Universal Restore which will reimage to any hardware making necessary adjustments during imaging. Acronis has a premium free version which comes with any WD or Seagate HD in the mix.

Otherwise you can first SysPrep to move HD to another computer
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