Category Archives: Windows PE

Resolving Windows 7 Startup BSOD in VMWare using WinDBG

When booting a custom image in VMWare I was crashing and restarting so rapidly couldn’t catch the Blue Screen message. I tried safe mode, and last known configuration to no avail. I used boot logging and noticed the last driver … Continue reading

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How To Use .NET and PowerShell in Windows PE

Something that has been a source of frustration to many IT staff is the lack of support for .NET and PowerShell within Windows PE. Although there are many good reasons why this is not included – memory usage/size of boot images … Continue reading

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