Creating images of operating systems

Images of operating systems are created using the task of removing the operating system image of the reference device.

To create the operating system image making task:

  1. In the Remote installation folder of the console tree, select the Installation packages subfolder.
  2. Click the Create installation package button to run the New Package Wizard.
  3. In the Select installation package type window of the Wizard, click the Create an installation package with the operating system image button.
  4. Follow the instructions of the Wizard.

When the Wizard finishes, an Administration Server task is created named Create installation package upon reference device OS image. You can view the task in the Tasks folder.

When the Create installation package upon reference device OS image task is complete, an installation package is created that you can use to deploy the operating system on client devices through a PXE server or the remote installation task. You can view the installation package in the Installation packages folder.

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