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I've gotten it to work once for a smaller deployment. Now I'm building a new image (Windows 7 Pro x86) to capture but I can't get it to work again because I think the instructions I use aren't really precise and clear (I'm using this), while helpful, it confuses me on some parts (like the answer file and capturing the image properly.

Thank you!

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What version of Windows are you using for WDS? – Christopher Aug 2 '11 at 16:25
Sorry for not mentioning. WDS is on a Server 2008 machine and I'm deploying Windows 7 Pro x86 – drpcken Aug 2 '11 at 16:37
What is confusing you, or where are you getting stuck? – Bart Silverstrim Aug 2 '11 at 16:41
My main issue right now is setting up the unattended and oobe xml file for my new capture. I'm not sure if it is associated with my captured image. – drpcken Aug 2 '11 at 22:24
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Here is the Technet base article with links to other articles for more advanced topics.

That should give you all the info you need to get going.

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Are you using MDT 2010 to create your image? It ties in nicely with WDS and comes with some excellent documentation.

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I found this technet article pretty straight forward:

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