Windows System Image Manager How-to Topics
The following topics describe how to use Windows® System Image Manager (Windows SIM).
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Open a Windows image in Windows SIM and create a catalog (.clg) file.
Use Windows SIM to open or create an answer file.
Use Windows SIM to add a component or change a setting in an answer file.
Use Windows SIM to validate an answer file against a Windows image.
Hide sensitive data, such as local account passwords, in an answer file.
Add a path for a device driver to an answer file.
Add a package, such as a language pack, to an answer file.
Create a custom command to run during installation.
Use Windows SIM to find a component, setting, or package.
Create a configuration set, which is a container of files, scripts, and other items that are referenced in an answer file.
Use Windows SIM to create or open a distribution share.
Add files and folders, or remove files and folders, from a distribution share.
Use Windows SIM to add a package, such as a language pack, to a distribution share.