[K12OSN] Installing using disk image WinXP pro
Thomas E. Haynes
haynest at mchsi.com
Sat Feb 26 17:55:44 UTC 2005
> Specific task at hand:
> I would like to install WindowsXP incl. updates, antivirus
> and other essential programs on one computer, then copy the
> image of the hard drive to the other machine.
> 1.Use Norton ghost, copy image to network share then use
> recovery disk to access image from network. (Preferred
> solution, because it will be easier to reinstall in future
> using this way.) 2. Take out the disk and use dd if= of=
> under linux (CDbased distribution, or put both HDs into
> another machine) to make a direct copy of the disk.
> 1. I know that for the computer to work on the network
> properly the netbios name and SID needs to be changed after
> the image has been copied.
Disclaimer... I got out of Windows administration in 2000 and all my
ghosting experience was with win '98.
The guys here at school have talked about sysprep and the laptop images, but
I have no persoanl expperience with it.
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