WaaS IPU - Rollback Recovery Module

So This Post is going to cover the Rollback Recovery Modules that plug into the In Place Upgrade TS.  There are three parts of the process, two Task Sequences parts, and a scheduled task with powershell scripts. For more info about Roll Back, check out my previous post: Automated Client Recovery from Rollback or OS ... Read more WaaS IPU - Rollback Recovery Module

Driver Pack Mapping and Pre-Cache

Update 2019/09/14 - This has been Updated. The way outlined in this post "works", but it doesn't allow the Package Version of the content to be saved to the CCM Cache,  If you look up the version, it will say "Version 0".  While this "works", if you update your driver pack and bump the version ... Read more Driver Pack Mapping and Pre-Cache

Registry Values used in WaaS Process for reporting

This Post is part of a larger WaaS Process series.. WaaS 1809 TS Collection Update: 2019.06.04 - Blogged the process to use Reg2Mof to capture this.  WaaS 1809 – Regkey to MOF During the WaaS Process (The One Provided here at GARYTOWN, this is ALL CUSTOM), there are several keys and values that are written to the ... Read more Registry Values used in WaaS Process for reporting

Windows Splash Screen for the Task Sequence Progress

Lets face it, the Task Sequence progress bar is dated.  Does it work and serve a purpose, yes, does it look like Windows 98, heck yeah. Picture credit: Adam Gross As part of my quest to modernize it, I first google, found a couple good options: OneVinn: https://ccmexec.com/2018/09/onevinn-windows-10-upgrade-tools-upgbackground/ SMSAgent: https://smsagent.blog/2018/08/21/create-a-custom-splash-screen-for-a-windows-10-in-place-upgrade/ I based it on Option ... Read more Windows Splash Screen for the Task Sequence Progress