ComTech: IT Support Stirling
TwitterFacebookGoogle

How to make a Windows PE CD

ComTech: IT Support Stirling


Go onto the internet and download the Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) as this contains the files we require to make the Windows PE CD.  Once downloaded go to Start-All Programs-Windows AIK-Windows PE Tools.

Once the command prompt opens type:

Copype.cmd x86 C:\WinPE_x86

If your architechure is AMD then replace x86 with amd64.

Next type:

Copy “C:\Program files\Windows AIK\Tools\x86\imagex.exe” C:\WinPE_x86\ISO

Again if your architechure is AMD then replace x86 with amd64.

Next open up Notepad and create a file called Wimscript.ini and save it to the new WinPE_x86\ISO location.  Within the file type;

[ExclusionList]

ntfs.log

hiberfil.sys

pagefile.sys

“System Volume Information”

RECYCLER

Windows\CSC

[CompressionExclusionList]

*.mp3

*.zip

*.cab

\Windows\inf\*.pnf

Save the file again.

Back in the Windows PE Tools Command Prompt type the following:

Oscdimg -n -bc:\WinPE_x86\etfsboot.com c:\WinPE_x86\ISO c:\WinPE_x86\WinPE_x86.ISO

Once completed you can then use software of your choice to burn the iso file to a CD.

About the Author

Hi I am Chris the owner of ComTech. I provide IT Support, Laptop repairs and Computer repairs to both personal and business clients in and around Stirling. For a list of what I can offer you why not visit my website www.comtech247.net where you will find my blog, testimonials, services and much more.  Start supporting a local business today so I can start supporting you.

If you found this blog useful then why not sign up to my RSS Feed for news, tutorials, views and general techie stuff!!

 

 

2 thoughts on “How to make a Windows PE CD

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.

CyberChimps
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers

WordPress SEO fine-tune by Meta SEO Pack from Poradnik Webmastera
WP Like Button Plugin by Free WordPress Templates