Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

Professional Opinions
Ask a Question
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE

troubleshooting Question

HELP!!! Trying to SysPrep Windows 7 Pro

Avatar of rsnellman
rsnellmanFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows XPWindows Server 2008Windows 7
9 Comments1 Solution653 ViewsLast Modified:
Hi, I am trying finalize our deployment process for Windows 7 Pro in our environment, which will be replacing Windows XP Pro PCs.

The issue we are having is when we sysprep the Win 7 PC, it wipes out our domain accounts that we use.  And why we are at it, I am wondering if there is a way to copy the domain account over the default user account, like we did for Windows XP Pro deployments.

Our environment:
Forest/Domain Level: Windows Server 2003
Servers (DCs): Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2003 x32, Server 2008 R2
Clients PCs: Windows XP Pro, Windows 7 Pro

Thanks in advance.
Avatar of RootsMan
RootsManFlag of United States of America image

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 9 Comments.
See Answers