One of great new features of the USMT 4.0 is the ability to perform Offline User State Capture. We’ll discuss both offline options available, Windows PE and windows.old directory. We will cover when you would use this feature and what it actually migrates. We’ll finish off the session with a demonstration of an Offline User State Capture of a windows.old directory.


Resource Links

User State Migration Tool 4.0 User's Guide  

USMT 4.0 XML Elements Reference

The Windows® Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows® 7


Other Parts of the Series

TechNet Video: (Part 1 of 5) Overview of User State Migration Tool

TechNet Video: (Part 2 of 5) What's New in the User State Migration Tool 4.0

TechNet Video: (Part 3 of 5) User State Migration Tool Scenarios

TechNet Video: (Part 4 of 5) Hard-link Migration in the USMT 4.0

TechNet Video: (Part 5 of 5) Offline User State Capture in the USMT 4.0