Windows 2008 SysPrep Error [Applying System Settings]
You kick off the clone, apply the customization file (leveraging vCenter’s excellent SysPrep integration), wait a couple of minutes and pop into the console expecting ... Read More
NewSid, no more?!… Say it aint so!
I called this one back in February! https://www.vcloudinfo.com/2009/02/duplicate-sids-big-deal-why-you-might.html and Aaron Silber sent me over this note to confirm it! :) Looks like our old friend ... Read More
VMware View Quirk w/Agent 3.1 – UserInit & WSSM Process popping up My Documents.
A client of mine (MTHammer1) sent me a quick email detailing an interesting issue he is experiencing in his VMware View 3.1 deployment. I don’t ... Read More
SysPrep Reboot Loop [Fixed]
Ran into an interesting (read: Annoying) issue at a client the other day. While deploying a fairly generic XP SP3 template with vCenter’s integrated SysPrep, ... Read More
Duplicate SIDs, Big Deal! Why you might not need to care.
Recently, I have been having some great conversations about the benefits of using golden images of servers and desktops to rapidly deploy using either templates ... Read More