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Rename NIC display name with WSIM

Posted on 2014-09-22
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Hi,

How can I change/rename the default NIC display name (i.e. "Local Area Connection 2" and  "Local Area Connection 2") to "Net1" and Net2 using Windows System Image Manager (WSIM).  I need it for unattended image deployment.  In earlier version of unattend it was easy to set the NIC setting.

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The only thing I can think of is netsh interface set interface name="Local Area Connection" newname="LAN" which can be put in a batch script towards the end.
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