I thought that was a clever title, but it seems more confusing the longer I look at it… anyway, this is the follow up post to take BGinfo from MDT, and add it’s capabilities to the ConfigMgr In-Place Upgrade Task Sequence Process. If you’ve been working with in-place upgrade task sequences, you’ll know they are a different beast than regular OSD. You can’t just call an application and expect it to show up on the screen.. like in OSD, you can say Command Line Step: notepad.exe… and guess what, a notepad.exe window opens during the TS.. freaking amazing!
Recently someone was reading over a blog post I wrote about using BGInfo with ConfigMgr. Leverage BGInfo in WinPE - Recast Software, and they were getting the error "The code execution cannot proceed because oledlg.dll was not found..." Quick Fix: Add HTML (WinPE-HTA) Optional Component to your Boot Media. I pointed to the optional items ... Read more