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Windows 7: cannot partition hdd during usb install using autounattend.xml

12 Mar 2013   #21

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

kay so feeling kinda like a silly goose. turns out that simply moving the mouse and keyboard to the usb ports under the ethernet port allows windows to recognized them (here).... so simple. everything is up and running now. thanks for all your help guys. really appreciate it. case closed.

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01 Nov 2013   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

You need to modify the answer file for a UEFI-BIOS base mobo Check this link:

Create an Answer File for UEFI-based Computers
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 cannot partition hdd during usb install using autounattend.xml

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