WaaS TS Download

Initial Release of the 1909 TS Collection on 2019.12.02. Several changes from the last time published. This also incorporates the updated Pre-Caching Process for Drivers & Language Packs. I still need to blog the Language Pack process, but time is a luxury I rarely have for blogging. More details about the overall process can be … Read more

OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – Offline – HPIA Repo in CM Packages

From Series: OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – an Overview – Page has link to GitHub & TS Exports This is the last topic I’m covering, because it’s the most complicated one. This can look a lot of different ways depending on the way you want to implement. I’m going to demo two potential ways … Read more

OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – Offline – HPIA Repo on NAS / FileShare

From Series: OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – an Overview – Page has link to GitHub & TS Exports So in this blog series, now we’re moving to hosting the HP Softpaqs (Driver / Firmware etc Updates) ourselves, on our network, so we don’t need to download from HP, saving bandwidth, hopefully time, and having … Read more

OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – Online – Grab Content from HP Servers w/ Reference Files

From Series: OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – an Overview – Page has link to GitHub & TS Exports So this is pretty close to the last post, but here we’re going to take control over the content getting installed. We’re going to be creating reference files to feed into HPIA. What I’ve done, I … Read more

OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – Online – Grab Content from HP Servers

From Series: OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – an Overview – Page has link to GitHub & TS Exports In this post, I’m going to cover the most basic use of using HPIA in a task sequence, and running the defaults, pulling the latest content from HP’s cloud servers. This is similar to Microsoft’s autopatch. … Read more

OSD HP Image Assistant Revisited – an Overview

I’m revisiting using HP Image Assistant or HPIA as we call it, during OSD in a Task Sequence. I’ve previous posted a method here: Deploying HP Driver Updates with Image Assistant and ConfigMgr Task Sequences – GARYTOWN ConfigMgr Blog Recommended Reading: HPIA’s User Guide, get to know your command line options Task Sequence Exports: GitHub … Read more