How to capture an image using WDS

How to capture an image using WDSWDS or Windows Deployment Services is the new way of rolling out Windows Seven Desktop and Server 2000 images to machines. It is a neat way of managing your corporate "images" from one centralized location using Windows Deployment Services running on Windows Server 2008. Windows Deployment Services is the successor to the old Remote Installation Services (RIS). In this step by step article we will show you how to capture an image from a workstation using Window Deployment Services server running on Windows 2008 server, the workstation you are capturing an image of is assumed to have been Syspreped.

How to create a WinPE Boot Disk

How to create a Windows PE Boot Disk from WAIKWindows PE or Windows Preboot Environment is a very important tool used to troubleshoot problems with Windows machines or to create and deploy Windows images. Just like the popular Symantec Ghost or Acronis TrueImage product, Windows PE can do a lot more than just capture and deploy Windows images to build new machines in a corporate environment. It is an indispensable tool if you are using Windows Deployment Services or any other Windows based technique to install Windows Seven in a corporate or SOHO environment. In this article we will go over step by step on how to create a Windows PE bootable disk from the Windows Automated Installation Toolkit or WAIK

How to install Windows Automated Installation Kit WAIK

How to install Windows Automated Installation ToolkitWindows Automated Installation Toolkit or WAIK for short is a very important tool from Microsoft that helps you deploy custom computer system images in your corporation or SOHO environments. It's another very powerful "Microsoft Way" of "Ghosting" your machines without a third party solution and is completely free. Using WAIK you can deploy images for Windows 7 and Windows Vista operating systems. WAIK can also be used with other more power deployment tools from Microsoft such as Windows Deployment Services (WDS), Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) and System Center Configuration Manager (SSCM). In this article we will go through step by step on how to install the Windows Automated Installation Toolkit on a Windows Seven Machine.

How to Generate a Systems Health Report in Windows Seven

Generate a Systems Health Report in Windows Seven with PerfmonWindows Seven has added many new utilities and features that assist users and systems administrators in diagnosing problems and fixing them. One such thing is a Systems Health Report that you can generate, which tells you about every aspect of your Windows Seven PC. The report includes diagnostic data on Hardware, Software, Operating System, BIOS and Memory. The results are presented in a very clear and tabulated manner by categories that are easy to read, including errors, warnings and informational items listed right on top of the report.

How to use Google Hacks to control and view cameras on the internet

How to control network cameras using Google HacksGoogle hacks according to Google are compilation of carefully crafted Google searches that expose novel functionality from Google's search and map services. There are many uses of Google hacks and there are several Google Hacks available. Today we will go through on how you can use Google Hacks to look at and control some of the cameras accessible through the internet. Often you can find good quality feeds from cameras that are left open purposely for viewers on the internet and sometimes you will stumble upon a few that are not meant for "public viewing". Administrators can learn a lot from using Google hacks and making their feeds secure.