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Windows 7 PE/Imagex

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I have two problems. imagex.exe doesn't appear to be in the system32 folder and my network is not starting. Am I missing a step?

copype amd64 c:\winpe
copy c:\winpe\winpe.wim c:\winpe\iso\sources\boot.wim

Mount
dism /mount-wim /wimfile:c:\winpe\winpe.wim /index:1 /mountdir:c:\winpe\mount

Copy over imagex to system32 folder

Add in a driver

c:\winpe>dism /image:C:\winpe\mount /add-driver:C:\Dell\Drivers\N0F78\WINDOWS7-x
64\E1c62x64.inf

dism /unmount-wim /mountdir:c:\winpe\mount\ /commit
copy c:\winpe\winpe.wim c:\winpe\iso\sources\boot.wim /y
oscdimg -n -bc:\winpe\etfsboot.com c:\winpe\iso c:\winpe\winpe.iso

Boot the ISO.. imagex doesn't appear in the system32 folder and no network. I can manually load the network driver using drvload but not what I want to do particularly.

What am I doing wrong?
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ImageX is part of the Window AIK - you can get that here:

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=5753
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I have windows AIK installed this is what I am using to build a pe iso
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If you have WAIK installed, you'll find imagex.exe in "\Program Files\Windows AIK\Tools\x86\". If you need it in the \System32\ folder, you'll have to copy it from there to that folder first.
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Or if you still have the WAIK .iso - it's in Neutral.cab as F1_imagex or F3_imagex (expand for 32/64 bit version of imagex.exe) :)
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