MDT Cheat sheet

The unattend files you will need to capture an MDT image file.

HideShell=True –> Important if computer skips last steps

Rules

[Settings]
Priority=Default
Properties=MyCustomProperty

[Default]
OSInstall=Y
SkipBDDWelcome=YES
SkipCapture=YES
SkipAdminPassword=YES
SkipProductKey=YES
SkipComputerBackup=YES
SkipBitLocker=YES
_SMSTSOrgName=SNOR ICT Bezig met installeren Windows 10
SkipDomainMembership=YES
SkipFinalSummary=YES
SkipLocaleSelection=YES
SkipPackageDisplay=YES
SkipProductKey=YES
SkipSummary=YES
SkipTimeZone=YES
SkipUserData=YES
SkipComputerName=NO
TimeZoneName=Romance Standard Time

UILanguage=nl-NL
UserLocale=nl-BE
Systemlocale=nl-NL
KeyboardLocal=0813:00000813

SkipAppsOnUpgrade=YES
SkipFinalSummary=YES
FinishAction=REBOOT

WindowsUpgradeAdditionalOptions=/compat IgnoreWarning

JoinDomain=sint-norbertus.be
DomainAdmin=####
DomainAdminDomain=###
DomainAdminPassword=####

TaskSequenceID=INSTALL
SkipTaskSequence=YES

EventService=http://####:9800

HideShell=YES 

Bootstrap

[Settings]
Priority=Default

[Default]
UserID=####
UserDomain=#####.##
UserPassword=####

KeyboardLocalPE=0813:00000813

DeployRoot=\#####\#####$

SkipBDDWelcome=YES
SkipTimezone=YES

Task sequense
You can skip capture user / group state in every step, this way the install takes less long. Restore from domain in last step of postinstall is issued for problems when computer won’t end the installation.

Change MDT language to nl_BE

This has to be done between updating deployment img and after creating task sequence.

Open file
#deployment share#\Control\INSTALL\Unattend.xml

Change

<InputLocale>0409:00000409</InputLocale>
<SystemLocale>en-US</SystemLocale>
<UILanguage>en-US</UILanguage>
<UserLocale>en-US</UserLocale>

To

<InputLocale>0813:00000813</InputLocale>
<SystemLocale>nl-NL</SystemLocale>
<UILanguage>nl-NL</UILanguage>
<UserLocale>nl-BE</UserLocale>