Windows

    Demonstration: Windows 7 VHD Boot

    Language:
    English
    This command line demonstration explains how to build a bootable Windows 7 VHD image from a Windows 7 “install.wim” file using diskpart.exe and imagex.exe.
    • Details
      Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      Windows7VHDBoot.wmv

      Date Published:

      4/29/2009

      File Size:

      18.9 MB

        This command line demonstration explains how to build a bootable Windows 7 VHD image from a Windows 7 “install.wim” file using diskpart.exe and imagex.exe. The demonstration continues with an explanation of how to configure the boot entry using bcdedit.exe and explains the limitations of VHD Boot. Note: This screencast discusses a release candidate of a Microsoft product. The information in this screencast is provided as-is and is subject to change without notice.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

        Windows Media Player
      • Download the file by clicking the Download button (above) and saving the file to your hard disk. Double-click the Windows7VHDBoot.wmv file to start the demo.

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