Steps to create Windows OEM

Steps to create Windows OEM in vmware.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Create what?
Techie solutionVMware SpecialistAuthor Commented:
i want to create OEMs for Windows server deployment.
☠ MASQ ☠Commented:
Then you'll need an OEM Partner licence from Microsoft
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Deploy Templates as VMs ?

Deploy VMs via Windows Deployment Services ?
Techie solutionVMware SpecialistAuthor Commented:
I know about templates but my firm is saying about OEM. I dont know if they are different or same.
yo_beeDirector of Information TechnologyCommented:
For you to deploy VM via a template you may need volume licensing from Microsoft. OEM OS's are tied to the machine that was purchased

This document may help explain it better, but you cannot use an OEM iso or disk from Dell or HP to deploy machines.

Here is a better explanation of OEM

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Techie solutionVMware SpecialistAuthor Commented:
thank u
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