Deploying Windows Vista

Automating the installation of Windows Vista is the goal of many customers and the Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) is a key part to achieving that goal.  The Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) is designed to help Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), system builders, and corporate IT professionals deploy Windows onto new hardware. The WAIK is a new set of deployment tools supporting the latest release of Windows.


Microsoft just published the WAIK to today and I wanted to make sure you were aware of where to get it.


You will find the WAIK here:


And you will find the WAIK Deployment Guide here:

Comments (2)

  1. rodtrent says:

    BTW: There’s a pretty good BDD wiki here:

  2. 4sysops says:

    It seems that Microsoft fixed the bug in the setup program of the WAIK (Windows Automated Installation Kit) now. I blogged about it sometime ago. It is again available as a separate download. The WAIK deployment guide can be found here.

    According to th..

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