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Deployment of OEM image on Computers?

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Last Modified: 2013-11-21
Hello

We are currently using SCCM to deploy computers in out company. When we buy new Dell Laptops it is shipped with Win7 Pro OEM.  So Dell is certified to deploy an OS with the Laptop. But i find these "Default Os installations from DELL" to contain to much software and I would like to add other software to like (firefox,adobe).

So when I opened the package there was a reinstallation DVD with Win7. I took that DVD installed a fresh install of Windows 7 and added software to it.Then when the image was finish. I syspreped the Imaged and created a deployment of it.

Every thing is working perfect but there is one thing I'am, wondering,f I have done something wrong. When I look at one of the clients I have deployed win7 I can se that it have been Activated auto, I was told that this is because it is activated in BIOS since it is a OEM.

But then i See that every computer has the same Product-ID. This is were i am thinking something is wrong.

So i need a little guideiance here.

We can not use Enterprise agreement or an Open vaule. we have to use OEM.

So am I doing right? Can I create a image of OEM Win7 and then deploy it to other computers?

Everything works just the computers get the same product ID..........:(

Thx to everyone who has a minute :)



 
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