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How to setup the Ultimate Repair Kit Guide (PXELinux/WDS)

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This repair kit is requires only a little knowledge and experience, Which hopefully by the end of the second Video you will have  :geek:  
Works with Windows server 2003, all the way up to Windows server 2012R2. Just need a server OS with WDS/Active Directory Installed.
So without further ado lets get right into it,



Open the Windows Deployment Services Console
Right Click on your Server and select Properties
From the Boot tab change the default boot program for x86 architecture to \Boot\x86\pxelinux.com
(Do the same for x64)

The four Commands to place in command prompt and run individually :

wdsutil /set-server /bootprogram:boot\x86\pxelinux.com /architecture:x86

wdsutil /set-server /N12bootprogram:boot\x86\pxelinux.com /architecture:x86

wdsutil /set-server /bootprogram:boot\x86\pxelinux.com /architecture:x64

wdsutil /set-server /N12bootprogram:boot\x86\pxelinux.com /architecture:x64

Download x86 and x64 Directory:
Will be uploaded 11/15/14

Good tutorials/Guides:




List of Diagnostic Live boot Programs:
1) Memtest x86+ v4.20 (Test RAM)
2) Vivard
3) Hdat2
4) Kon Boot
5) ERD Commander
6) Drive Copy 14 Professional
7) Malwarebytes Windows PE (Google  :alarm: )
8) AVG Live Boot
9) Ultimate Boot CD
10) Active Password Changer
11) Comodo Virus Scan
12) Windows Memory Stress test 
13) Video Stress Test Live boot
14) Hitman Pro Live Boot


Edited by techmantrey1, 21 November 2014 - 10:58 PM.

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Just a quick suggestion - maybe post what versions of Windows this is suitable for. Good idea to have that available on a server though.

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