On a side note not covered in the video, by accident, is the step to edit bootstrap.ini so that you aren’t prompted with a welcome screen and also the extra few lines to pre-fill the username and domain so only the password is required to login to the Deployment Share.
If you want to remotely upgrade clients Zero touch see here.
To add drop down boxes to the Computer Name screen see here
Edit your bootstrap.ini from Deployment Share Properties to include
Updated rules as of 01/03/2021 to perform ZeroTouch if required
- Now also auto bit lockers the disk – need to test the outcome if not TPM is present.
- To achieve ZeroTouch with the rules below you will need to set your machines to have PXE as their first boot device and configure WDS to always boot to PXE even without F12 or ENTER
[Settings] Priority=Default Properties=MyCustomProperty [Default] ;LiteTouch or ZeroTouch ;Change SkipComputerName and SkipDomainMembership from NO to YES ;and uncomment OSDComputername and MachineObjectOU to make this ZeroTouch SkipComputerName=YES SkipDomainMembership=YES OSDComputername=PC-#Right("%SerialNumber%",5)# MachineObjectOU=OU=Desktops,OU=Computers,OU=Home,DC=home,DC=local ;Set local admin details SkipAdminPassword=YES AdminPassword=LocalP@ssword! ;Specify the domain to join and credentials JoinDomain=home.local DomainAdmin=Admin DomainAdminDomain=home.local DomainAdminPassword=P@ssword! ;Set the task sequence SkipTaskSequence=YES TaskSequenceID=0001 ;Set the name at the top dynamically _SMSTSORGNAME=%TaskSequenceName% on %OSDComputername% ;Set the location and time zone KeyboardLocale=0809:00000809 UserLocale=en-GB UILanguage=en-GB TimeZoneName=GMT Standard Time ;Skip screens that arent required SkipComputerBackup=YES OSInstall=YES SkipAppsOnUpgrade=NO SkipProductKey=YES SkipUserData=YES SkipLocaleSelection=YES SkipTimeZone=YES SkipApplications=YES SkipSummary=YES SkipCapture=YES SkipFinalSummary=YES HideShell=YES ;Apply best practice security policies onto the machine ApplyGPOPack=YES ;Enable Bitlocker Config SkipBitLocker=YES BDEInstallSuppress=NO BDEWaitForEncryption=FALSE BDEInstall=TPM BDERecoveryKey=AD ;Set the final action FinishAction=REBOOT
See below for a quick demo on how the rules work in action.