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Additional Regional Setting Support

Posted by Erik, 29 August 2012 · 359 views

In SmartDeploy Version 1.1.1980 we have added additional regional setting support to the Language/Culture drop down in the Deploy Wizard, as well as an advanced answer file change for more granular control.

Additional Language/Culture Listings:  
In previous versions of SmartDeploy we only had Language/Culture support for the main language packs and lan...


Windows 8 Deployment

Posted by Erik, 29 August 2012 · 340 views

With the recent release of Windows 8 we have had a number of inquires about Windows 8 deployment support in SmartDeploy Enterprise. To group some of those questions and corresponding answer together, I wanted to add a brief information entry about SmartDeploy Enterprise and Windows 8.

The Windows 8 Deployment Process
To jump right in and address the ma...


SmartDeploy Version 1.1.1950 Now Available

Posted by Erik, 29 August 2011 · 228 views

SmartDeploy Version 1.1.1950 is now available for download from SmartDeploy.com. The new release contains some customer bug fixes as well as a new Capture Wizard that is developed in Silverlight.

Some notable fixes are listed below:

Media Wizard - Update to how USB media is built. As an initial requirement for the Media Wizard we made the product to be...


SmartDeploy Enterprise 1940 - Released!

Posted by Erik, in SmartDeploy 02 June 2011 · 267 views
SmartDeploy Enterprise
An update to SmartDeploy Enterprise is now available for download !

For SmartDeploy Enterprise version 1940 we have release a few new features as well as addressed a few customer bugs. Please see the lists below for further information on both.

Features  

Build Wizard: The Build Wizard is a new application that is installed with SmartDeploy Enterp...


Listing Multiple Domains and Organizational Units in the SmartDeploy Answer File

Posted by Erik, in Windows Deployment, SmartDeploy 02 March 2011 · 540 views

In SmartDeploy version 1920 we have added the feature to list multiple domains and OUs in an answer file. You can then choose from this list during deployment. I am going to take a minute to explain how to set this up with an existing answer file.

By default when specifying a domain and exporting the answer file you will get something that looks like th...


SmartDeploy Enterprise 1.1.1910 - Bug Fixes

Posted by Erik, 06 January 2011 · 242 views
SmartDeploy Enterprise 1.1.1910
Now that the latest version of SmartDeploy Enterprise has been release I want to take some time and talk about a few of the bugs that have been addressed in this version. Below you will find a list of bugs, a brief description and the action that was taken. In addition to the bug fixes below version 1910 also underwent a major update from a boot media per...


Part 5: SmartDeploy Enterprise with User State Migration Tool

Posted by Erik, in Windows 7, USMT, Migration, Windows Deployment, SmartDeploy 20 September 2010 · 242 views

Boot your Target Computer to SmartPE, Run ScanState and Deploy Image Cont.  


If you did not specify a product key while capturing the image you will be prompted to enter a Product Key  and select Next . If you do not wish to specify a product key simply click Next .
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Part 4: SmartDeploy Enterprise with User State Migration Tool

Posted by Erik, in Windows 7, USMT, Migration, Windows Deployment, SmartDeploy 20 September 2010 · 194 views

Boot your Target Computer to SmartPE, Run ScanState and Deploy Image Cont.  


Once again click Add  to add a new task. From the Add / edit a task window change Phase  to First logon to desktop , enter C:\USMT\LoadState.exe C:\Backup /Hard-Link /nocompress /lac:pass@word1 /lae /c . Click OK  to continue.
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Part 3: SmartDeploy Enterprise with User State Migration Tool

Posted by Erik, in Windows 7, USMT, Migration, Windows Deployment, SmartDeploy 20 September 2010 · 209 views

Create SmartPE Boot Media Cont.  


On the Media Type  page, select the media type for the ISO image file. For this example, make sure that CD / DVD disc  and CD 74min 650MB  are selected to create a bootable disc, and then click Next .
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On the Save Options  page, type t...


Part 2: SmartDeploy Enterprise with User State Migration Tool

Posted by Erik, in Windows 7, USMT, Migration, Windows Deployment, SmartDeploy 20 September 2010 · 326 views

Create SmartPE Boot Media  
To integrate USMT with SmartPE, begin by using the Media Wizard to create a SmartPE ISO, a customized environment that captures or deploys images to target computers.


Start the Media Wizard by clicking Start > All Programs > Prowess > SmartDeploy Enterprise > Media Wizard .
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