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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Building a new Virtual Desktop Template with MDT

There is an easier way to create our template, and that is to adapt the Lite Touch Installation (LTI) process; we can use it in the following way:

  1. We import an image of an operating system from the installation media, which we already did in the previous section.
  2. We create a process (MDT task sequence) to describe how to deploy this OS to a reference computer.
  3. We create a boot image from the OS and use the task sequence to install the OS to the reference computer.
  4. We can now use this image to do the installation by just mounting the ISO image that MDT produced and boot the reference computer VM from that.
  5. We can then run the Deployment Wizard from our reference computer and, rather than capturing it ...

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