Call MSI using WDS Answer File

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I recently setup the WDS role one on of our Server 2008R2 VMs and am using an answer file to make most of the install of Windows 7 silent.  What I would like to know, is it possible to call either a PowerShell script or msi install package during the install using that answer file?  

I looked through the components in the image (.wim) file, but did not see a way to do this.
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Top Expert 2010

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You might look into the RunAsychronous or RunSyncronous sections...

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc748957(WS.10).aspx

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I saw those, but they only run during the WinPE phase, I need something during one of the later phases.
Top Expert 2010

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When precisely does it need to run? When the user first logs on?
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Before user logs on, maybe the specialize phase
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I think all you can do is settings during that pass, not run programs or scripts.

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Bummer, thanks for your time.
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No problem, sorry for the bad news

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