Deployment is the process of loading operating systems, drivers, files and programs to systems for end users.

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Refresh Language Bar in Windows Vista/7 programatically

Im trying to configure the Language Bar (the language switcher in the systray which appears whan you have multiple input languages installed) for our users. I can easily add new languages using ...
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Run application as user?

I have to deploy some applications in a domain and would like to use WMIC for that. My problem is that I can't run the application as the profile user (without having the password), but just as admin. ...
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Unable to execute program from installer

I created an application (exe file) and in order to deploy it I am using two ways: Using zip file: I zipped the entire contents including executable. This method works and the end user is ...
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How to mass-produce a pre-made computer image with hardware?

I've created a product running on Linux that I'd like to be able to mindlessly "image", then drop onto similar computer systems. I was hoping you guys could help me with the following: Is there a ...
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Accessing BlackBerry via USB from VMWare Virtual Machine

I have my development environment setup in VMWare's virtual machine, and I do not have problems deploying any BlackBerry apps to Simulator that runs as another virtual machine. The problem begins when ...
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Packaging a VM appliance

I will have a Debian VM with a certain setup. I want to deploy this appliance including eg VirtualBox to end-users with minimal skills. Is there any tool or readings about packaging of a VM ...
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Windows 8 deployment from USB

My goal is to deploy Windows 8 via USB to several computers. The systems I'm working with have come with GPT parted HD's. I have set up one the way I'd like it, sysprepped and captured the ...
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Computer name will not echo in batch file

I have a PDQ installer which registers 2 DLL files and logs the results to a network share. If I run the PDQ on 1 machine it echo's the computer name fine, however if i run the installer on multiple ...
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Creating a system deployment disk [duplicate]

Hi guys i want to create an image of a windows 7 system and use it as a deployment tool and when I want to setup up like more than 10 laptops, then i just connect them on a network and deploy the ...
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What's the best way to deploy a large number of PC's? [closed]

I need to know the "better" way for doing PC's deployment, the PC's will be running Windows Vista and 7 and need to clone a lot of this particular configuration. My first thought was, doing a general ...
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CutePDF Writer: Problems with silent uninstall

The Problem: I am trying to perform an unattended, silent uninstall of the CutePDF Writer 3.0, via command line. Every available source I have found points me to these two commands: [32bit] ...
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Diskpart script to assign driver letter and create 2 partitions

I'm currently deploying Windows XP (don't ask why) across a corporate environment and have a requirement to partition the disk during the unattended build. the disk must contain two partitions: C: ...
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recompile an msi with silent switch

all i need is to add a silent switch to an msi and recompile it as an msi or exe. I have the MSI SDK but admittedly i'm over my head with this sort of scripting and don't know where to begin
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Windows Deployment Server-RAID Controller

I am to attempting to install Windows 7 onto Dell Workstations using WinPE drivers injected into a Deployment Workbench. Despite injecting the RAID card drives (Perc 310 to be specific) I cannot get ...
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inetmgr is not working in windows 7

i'm deploying an application into the remote server, while i'm opening the inetmgr from run command it is not working.Previously it used to work.Sometime it is opening but when i run the application ...
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Best way to deploy PHP site locally

I am running a CMS website using PyroCMS on my Windows machine. I am serving up the pages from my localhost using WampServer. I have two separate directories: Development: ...
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jenkins on ubuntu - how/where is it deployed?

I'm a jee newbie so I may misunderstand some java concepts independent on jenkins itself. I've got an access to a ubuntu-like server where jenkins was installed through sugo apt-get (someone else ...
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Install programs remotely on Windows: psexec + autoit

I want to install a program remotely, for which I understand there are two options:- Group Policy (or using other Windows built-in option): The thing is I'm trying to install a distributed system, ...
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How to set Trac's auth?

I'm deploying a standalone Trac instance and getting stuck at this message when trying to log in: Authentication information not available. Please refer to the installation documentation. I have ...
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How to cause all workstations in network to install MSI package?

I have remote access to a Windows Small Business Server 2008 machine. There are about 5 workstations connected to this network. How can I make every workstation install an .msi package without having ...
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Copy the default user profile - Administrator account

I need to amend the default user account during deployment of Windows 7. Having read the following MS article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/973289 I have a few questions. The article suggests that ...
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Unattended installation of Windows 8

I'm about to deploy Windows 8 on like 50 desktops, did basic testing using virtualization, but there is a problem with the Unattend.xml file that I can't figure out. It's not loading, client acts as ...
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Icon on user account desktop before the user has logged in.

Currently working on a Windows 7 deployment project and I have a requirement to place an RDP icon on a specific users desktop, lets call this user 'Guest'. The image itself will be completely vanilla ...
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Setting PostgresSQL for my VPS

I am about to deploy my app to a vps for the first time, and running into some issues while configuring my DB. After running the following commands... # PostgreSQL add-apt-repository ...
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Elastic beanstalk Rails - defaults to production environment even if I set staging environment

I am trying to bring up a staging instance of rails applciation using elastic beanstalk. I followed the documentation and did the following : eb init --environment staging eb start --environment ...
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Elastic beanstalk rails application with git source and deploy hooks

I want to setup Elastic Beanstalk for my existing rails application. I was successful in doing the sample foo app. These are the questions I have I need the deployment to happen from my git ...
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Resealing windows XP stops PXE working

I'm trying to capture a drive image of a windows xp pro machine. I've gone through the steps and resealed the machine. When i try and network boot the PXE instantly gives the message "PXE-MOF" and ...
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what icon sizes are usually used for software deployment on a Windows OS? [closed]

I have an application that is currently utilizing a generic icon. I want to customize it. A shortcut to the application is placed on desktop by default. There is also an icon in the tray. I am ...
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Recovering application installation parameters from MDT deployment

I used MDT to deploy Windows 7 with a bunch of applications. After a hard-drive failure, I no longer have the original deployment directory and have lost everything. I do, however, have the USB key ...
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System Reserved Partition has Drive Letter After Applying a WIM Image with ImageX

I have installed Windows Vista on a computer using ImageX from WinPE. I followed the instructions here for partitioning the hard drive, creating a 300 MB system partition and using the rest of the ...
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New Task Sequence Wizard

How should/do I fill this out? I cannot find anything the helps me understand what I should put on this page. For Example **Full Name** Whose name or Full Name of what **Organization** I will use ...
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VPS set up to serve php and rails

I have a VPS with centOS that we currently use for serving php apps with apache. Now I also want to serve rails app from there. Either I can use phusion-passenger or I can do a separate unicorn and ...
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msiexec: Silent deploy website to IIS

I need to silently install an msi that deploys a web application to IIS, but have been getting this error message. Error 1314. The specified path 'Default Web Site/ROOT/someVirtual' is ...
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Can WIM Images be used to perform an upgrade install?

As far as I can tell WinPE can only be used to perform a clean install using a WIM image. However, I can't seem to find any definite information that says I can't perform a upgrade installation. Can ...
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Integrate Office 2010 (PKC Version) into Windows for deployment?

I'm having a hard time preparing my Windows 7 master image (sysprep), which will be deployed to various notebooks. Unfortunately we've only bought Office 2010 Home & BUsiness PKC (Product Key ...
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Windows 7 universal and updated ISO

I would like to make universal Windows 7 SP1 instalation ISO with following options: Lets you choose edition you would like to install (all except Enterprise) One ISO for 64bit editions and another ...
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Firefox deployment concept: Linux

Context: 30 stations, all clones --- public kiosks; using Firefox. I'd like to be able to use fabric to deploy firefox + addons + user scripts to the stations that do not have it, or, need an updated ...
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Getting different 404 Error Extensions for the same file IIS8

We have a web application hosted in IIS 8 in Windows 8 Beta Server. When i browse the file from IIS getting 404 Erro every time. When i saw the IIS logs am able to see different Extensions everytime ...
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What software allows reliably re-image 40+ computers? [closed]

I often have batches of laptops/PC's to re-image and have tried various methods, but each of them has been problematic and often take more time to troubleshoot than it would have been to image them ...
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How to boot an WIM image?

Is it possible to boot from a Windows WIM image or is that not possible? What's the difference between ISO and WIM?
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How to set default bookmarks for Firefox 10 on Mac

I'm trying to create a software image to deploy to Mac laptops. I want the bookmarks to be available when a new user account is created. From prior versions of Firefox, I tried putting it in: ...
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How to control the PXE boot behaviour from a Windows Deployment Server?

I have recently seen an IT setup where the Windows Clients start in PXE mode, get an IP via DHCP and then boot from the first HDD. Now the admins have the possibility to say remotely next time the ...
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Sysprepped image will not complete setup

I'm having a problem installing/setting up an image. Background: I've created a Windows 7 Enterprise image (i.e. installed OS, installed applications, configured settings, etc.). Then I sysprepped ...
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How to create and deploy Linux images

The goal is to create an image of a Linux operating system with specific scripts, in-house software and OS packages installed which is then put on a CD. This CD is then sent to customer, they put it ...
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Imaging HP Laptops using WDS server

I am using a 2008 r2 server to run as my Windows Deployment service. I have imaged successfully desktops. I am now trying to deploy an Image to hp Laptops and am finding that after the imaging has ...
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Microsoft DaRT - Standalone System Sweeper

Envrionment: MDT 2012 on a Server 2008 R2 install. WDS installed and working, MDT installed and working. Microsoft DaRT installed on server, tools.cab has been copied to the respective deployment ...
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Deploying Windows Embedded Standard with MDT - Missing language pack during installation

I'm trying to deploy a Windows Embedded 7 Standard (WE7S) image, which was created with the Image Creation Editor (ICE). I achieved a working hands-free installation from a USB-Flash-Drive of this ...
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How do I execute an executable on every computer on my LAN

I have a domain full of Windows computers (some are XP, some are Vista, most are 7). I want to run a single executable, once, on each machine without leaving my seat. I have full administrative ...
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Deploying ASP.NET with SQL Server Express on Windows authentication

I am deploying an ASP.NET application that has a SQL Server Express database (running on Windows authentication) on the same machine where it is deployed. But I am unable to connect to database when ...
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Fresh Symfony2 install doesn't display a single page on production server

I'm trying to deploy a Symfony2 website on a production server but I am continually being faced by the same problem. When I go to the website nothing is displayed on the screen. I enter the ...