To create silent installation windows 7 bootable dvd, I am going to use :
- Windows 7 Installation DISK or ISO Image file (I will recommend you to first copy the windows 7 installation source file in your Hard Disk if you are going to use windows 7 DVD as a source file)
- Vlite Software (Its freeware) Download Vlite
- Blank DVD or minimum 4 GB Hard Disk space to save the customized auto installation Microsoft Windows 7 OS.
Let’s create silent installation windows 7 bootable dvd.
1. Install the downloaded Vlite program and open it. Then locate the Windows 7 installation source file from browse and click on next. Shown in below picture
2. In Task Selection, click on ALL to choose Integration, Components, Tweaks, Unattended Setup and Bootable ISO. Then click Apply and Next. Shown in below picture
3. In Integration task, you will find three options name Hotfixes, Drivers and Language Pack.
Note : Microsoft Windows 7, included majority of hotfixes and drivers. If you want to use your own specific hotfixes, drivers and language pack, you can locate the files in this Integration Task. Then click apply and next
4. In Components Task, choose which features you want to use in windows 7. If you are not sure which one you want to use then leave it untouched. Click Apply and Next. Shown in below picture
5. In Tweak Task, I will recommend you not to change any settings. Just Click Apply and Next.
6. In Unattended Task, computer will ask you to provide User Data and Welcome center information. In User Data, provide your product Key, Full name and Computer name.
7. In Welcome Center option, use default settings for Network Settings and Protect your PC. If you want you can skip the process of User Creation.
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8. In Regional Tab from Unattended Task, specify your User Interface Language, Time and Currency format, Keyboard or input and time zone. Then Click Apply and Next. See below picture
9. Now computer will start to create your customize auto installation Microsoft windows 7 OS. See below picture
After successfully creating your customized silent installation Microsoft Windows 7 operating system, Computer will give you the option to create Bootable DVD or ISO Image.
If you want to make bootable DVD, then insert a blank DVD and choose direct burn or if you want to make bootable ISO then click Image and click on Make ISO. Then your computer will ask you to provide location for saving the bootable Microsoft windows 7 ISO Image.
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Done. Finally you have successfully created customize silent installation of Microsoft Windows 7 Operating System. Go to the target computer and test your customized silent installation Microsoft windows 7 operating system is working or not.