Testing the RIPREP machine image

For the first test, I simply used the image that I created, as-is, on another, identical machine. The following issues have occurred: Mini-setup asked me for the name (not the organisation) to register under. Mini-setup asked me for the PID key. The setup formatted the entire HDD for C:, not a 20GB partition as the source computer… Continue reading Testing the RIPREP machine image

Creating the RIPREP machine image

Last time I discussed some background to RIS and preparation for imaging a machine. Now it’s time to take a look at the process of RIPREPping itself. We require custom network and other drivers loaded in the image, so I need to follow the process described in http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314479 to enable these to be included in my image.… Continue reading Creating the RIPREP machine image