Wpeinit Command-Line Options
Updated: October 20, 2013
Applies To: Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2
Wpeinit is a command-line tool that initializes Windows Preinstallation Environment (Windows PE). It installs Plug and Play devices, processes Unattend.xml settings, loads network resources, and then runs the startnet.cmd script.
Wpeinit outputs log messages to c:\Windows\system32\wpeinit.log.
The following command-line option is available for Wpeinit:
You can create an answer file and include any of the following settings for use with Windows PE: