Deploying Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition x86 locally

This example explains how to create a local deployment of Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition x86.

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Note: If the target system contains a RAID controller, RAID will be configured as part of the installation.


  1. At a command prompt, change the directory to \sgshare\sgdeploy\SGTKWinPE.
  2. Create theWindows installation image by running SGTKWinPE.cmd, using the Win2008_x86_EE.ini file provided by the Toolkit as shown:SGTKWinPE.cmd ScenarioINIs\Local\Win2008_x86_EE.ini The ISO image is created in sgdeploy\WinPE_ScenarioOutputs\Local_Win2008_x86_EE\WinPE_x86.iso, and your media creation software is started to create bootable media from the image.
  3. Boot the target system from the created media, and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the deployment.