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Cloning Windows 7 VM in VSphere

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Can you customize a Windows 7 clone if using the Linux vCenter appliance?  It seems like all of the articles I research talk about downloading MS Sysprep into a Windows vCenter instance.  Am I missing something here?  

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I found this article.  It looks like I don't need sysprep for Windows 7: http://vmwire.com/2012/03/14/adding-sysprep-packages-to-the-vmware-vcenter-server-virtual-appliance/
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Later operating systems now include Sysprep in the OS!

You only need to download and populate the Sysprep folders for earlier OS.

in this folder!

C:\Windows\system32\sysprep
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Thanks Andrew.  Sorry I had already closed the question or I would have given you the points!
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Hey, no problem, I don't do Questions for points.

Just some additional information for you.

It's more important that you have all the information to help you with your answer.
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