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    Windows XP to Windows 7 Migration Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 Beta 2

    This two-part screencast series walks you through the process of building the deployment environment, initiating the install, and migrating a PC from Windows XP to Windows 7.
    • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.


      File Name:

      Building the Deployment Environment.wmv

      Initiating the Install and Migrating the PC.wmv

      Date Published:


      File Size:

      9.1 MB

      6.8 MB

        In part one of this two-part screencast series, "Building the Deployment Environment," you'll learn how to build media that will automatically migrate computers from Windows XP to Windows 7 with user data, custom applications, and drivers. The demonstration highlights the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2010 Beta 2 Deployment Workbench and how it works. In part two, "Initiating the Install and Migrating the PC," you'll see a demonstration of the user experience for migrating the Windows XP computer to Windows 7 and how brief – or “lite touch” – interaction is required up front to automate the entire process of data migration, operating system (OS) installation, driver and application customization, and domain join. MDT 2010 Beta 2 is available as free download from the Solution Accelerators program on
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

        Windows Media Player or other media player that will play .wmv files.
      • Download one or both screencasts by clicking the Download button and saving the file(s) to your local hard disk. Open the file from your local machine to start the demo.