Reimaging SharePoint VMs on the fly!

Using Imagex to apply an image in the following scenario’s is known and commonly used Apply an image to a vhd Apply an image to an active partition So how about creating a base image and then capture that in a WIM (Windows Image) that you can backup and reuse whenever...

Attach VHD and boot OS in Hyper-V

Again this is a reference blog post that I am copying across from Ravi’s blog to have all steps in one place and more so for my own reference on the web, just in case I lost my drives, laptop and skydrive was unavailable in future… This is continuing with method 2 to...

Create an Operating System VHD from DVD

As a follow up to the previous post, this method was blogged well before Microsoft released WIM2VHD and I still use this method to create Windows Server 2008 R2 VHD using either ISO mounted or the actual media. To be honest, a vhd is being created right now using this...