At first I just thought these were normal. When I did this, I also also started Windows Update from Control Panel and asked it to check for updates as well. Make sure it is not ticked, right click on the entry and select Hide update. Took the patches from extracting these: - please note that these patches are multilingual, although it's a german site. I did every version and even added the 2 rollup files so you just install windows 7, then click either the monthly rollup for all updates or the security only one for.
You can see what I mean here: ntlite. Once loading is complete, several options will appear on the left-hand side of the window. Well, whenever I go to shutdown after running Windows Update there always seems to be an exclamation on the shut down button and some updates are installed before the computer fully shuts down. Is there a way to update a system fully, then somehow make a mirror of that, so in theory you have a Win 7 disc, which is fully updated? Creation of the installation went just fine, and the installation boots just fine. In a similar fashion you can enter the details for your local network by clicking on the Join network button.
To automate the procedure you can create a batch file as the following example. To start downloading, we click on this application, and we select the Windows version of our choice. If you only want Home Premium or Professional for example, remove all the others which could free up a few hundred Megabytes of space. Secondly, I have no way of knowing what customization someone has done to the image, if any, so can only go by the default sizes. On your system execute the initial download of all needed updates, which will put them into one main folder. It will format the C: partition and load a disk image from the recover partition, with all drivers installed. I got it sorted it seems.
Hi Ray, Thanks very much for this perfect tutorial, I have two questions though: 1. There's a basic version that's free and more powerful paid versions for home, professional, or business use. This option makes the update process fully automated. You can add only expanded drivers. I'm a bit lost and need some direction.
At this rate I should have just installed Windows 7 Home premium like normal, and let it gather updates itself in 24 hours. Now I just do not have the time it takes, which is over two days at least 28 hours. For example, it was- and still is- very convenient for a computer technician with this method to install Windows in several computers within a company, spending the minimum amount of time possible. After the download is complete, run the installer and follow the instructions. Only trouble is that this disk is around 4. No clue what the problem or the solution to this issue is, appreciate any and all help you can offer.
Also, maybe you can help me on this, as I don't know the exact laws on Windows 7, but as I sometimes have to reformat 7 or so laptops at once, is it Legal to make a straight copy of a windows 7 disc, as each windows would be activated using its own unique code? I like to mention that something changed with last version of ntlite 1. The multinational company to which i am a consultant Physician and Diabetologist has bought the Win. You may be using a Windows 7 Home, Professional, or Ultimate edition instead. Note that the steps followed in this guide are the same for all versions of Windows. If you are not timid of the command line, give a try.
Hello WarWagon, or anyone with more knowledge on this than I. Thanks for clarifying some things. And why not remove elements that you do not like in Windows? As none of it is integrated into the Windows image but installed separately afterward, it makes no real difference if the software is stored on another medium. Click the arrow below the Add button and choose Folders and subfolders found packages, then browse to the folder you saved the downloaded updates to earlier and click Select Folder. Is there a trick I am missing? You can also use the Win10 version of Dism.
What use to take me 3 hours of updating now takes me about 10 mins. I constantly deploy new machines and servers across different clients and I need to deploy them with all updates quickly. It's multitudes faster than using an optical disc drive, which is something I don't like to use anymore. Thanks Ok, you repeat yourself, I repeat myself : It's discontinued but still the way to go. I did the new install only because I was not able to get updates working in the old install. If you would like to be notified when Mitch Tulloch releases the next part of this article series please sign.
Another thing to note is not to install any drivers before you make the image! For that to happen, the computer must be connected to the internet, check for updates, download, install, and make the necessary reboots. Download and installation To download the program you can simply navigate to. Step 3: Save The last step is saving the new iso file you made. Alternatively, open the section and selectively check what you want to have removed. Basically, SlipStream is a process that allows you to modify the original installation media of Windows to include Service Packs and updates. Move the downloaded file to the Windows Updates Downloader folder. First, launch the Deployment Tools Command Prompt as Administrator.