Ben Hunter

Architect - Microsoft Enterprise Services - Redmond

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  • Blog Post: BDD 2007 - Tips and Tricks - Sorting Applications

    Hands up everyone who has tried to add an application to the task sequence and been frustrated by the fact that you can not control the order of the applications. Instead you have too scan through a list of applications that are ordered by the time you imported the application into the Deployment Workbench...
  • Blog Post: BDD 2007 - How to create a Custom task sequence with reboots

    I am often asked how to setup a custom task sequence that will continue after a reboot. If you have created a custom task sequence to install a number of applications that includes a reboot then you will know the problem I am taking about. When you do this you will find that the computer will reboot...
  • Blog Post: BDD is now Microsoft Deployment

    The big secret is now out! BDD has officially had a name change, the next version will be called Microsoft Deployment. I was hoping the new name would be "the solution accelerator formerly known as BDD" but I don't think that even made it to first cut because the acronym would have been too long ...
  • Blog Post: BDD 2007 - Tips and Tricks - Identifying hardware types

    When using BDD to deploy and OS one of the first things it does is detect information about the hardware via WMI. As part of this detection process it determines the Chassis Type of the machine. By using this information we can configure the rules to perform different tasks based on the hardware type...