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Windows 7: creating a 2 OS thumb drive

07 Oct 2015   #101

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Imagex works fine in 8.1

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07 Oct 2015   #102

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C:\Windows\system32>Imagex /export "D:\Win7x64.wim" 1 "D:\x86\sources\install.wim" "Windows 7 Home Basic (x64)"

ImageX Tool for Windows
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp. All rights reserved.
Version: 6.1.7600.16385

Exporting: [D:\Win7x64.wim, 1] ->

[ 100% ] Exporting progress

Successfully exported image #1.

Total elapsed time: 1 min 8 sec

C:\Windows\system32>Imagex /export "D:\Win7x64.wim" 2 "D:\x86\sources\install.wim" "Windows 7 Home Premium (x64)"

ImageX Tool for Windows
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp. All rights reserved.
Version: 6.1.7600.16385

Exporting: [D:\Win7x64.wim, 2] ->

The specified image [2] was not found in [D:\Win7x64.wim].

What went wrong? I don't know enough about what I am doing to fix this myself.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 creating a 2 OS thumb drive

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