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The first step is to install and configure the product. MDT 2013 is a Solution Accelerator for operating system and application deployment. It can be downloaded here.
Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) for Windows 8 is also required. Download from here adksetup.exe
Install ADK first and choose the following options
- Deployment Tools
- Windows PE
OK, so let's install MDT 2013. Double-click MicrosoftDeploymentToolkit2013_x64.msi to launch the wizard.
Next to continue.
Accept the License Agreement and click Next.
Choose the default and click Next.
MDT 2013 has now been installed. Let's now carry out the initial configuration. Launch the MDT Deployment Workbench from the Start Menu.
Right click Deployment Share and choose to create one.
Enter the required path.
Accept the share name (or enter your own).
Enter a description.
Select your required options. Note the you MUST select "Ask if an image should be captured".
Click Next to create the deployment share.
Share is being created.
Share has been created.
See new deployment share.
See deployment share folder structure.
Step 1 is now complete. Step 2 is to add content to the deployment share.