Windows 7

How to build a WIM File

Before creating the WIM file, it's recommended that you boot into the Windows PE environment. The following command can be used to build and compress a drive. D:\ is used…

Install Windows 7 from USB drive

The following steps can be used to transfer your Windows 7 installation DVD to a USB drive. This can make installation much faster then with a DVD drive. Requirements USB…

Windows 7 Shutdown Command

Compared to Windows XP, the Windows 7 command line tool has changed and operates with a new set of switches. To shutdown the local computer, giving the user a minute…

Deploying Windows 7 Using WAIK

Windows AIK is a collection of tools and documentation designed to help IT professionals deploy Windows. Whilst WAIK provides the tools, it isn't feasible to use it for large deployments…

Windows 7 – Stored User Passwords

With the introducation of Windows 7 the 'control keymgr.dll' tool for storing and managing passwords has changed. The replacement tool is accessed through the command line interface (CLI) and is…