Category: Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit – Configure SQL Server Express

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) may be connected to a Microsoft SQL Server Express database. Below you will find a step-by-step guide for configuring the database. In the Deployment Workbench navigate to the Advanced Configuration section, right click Database, and select New Database. In the SQL Server Details dialog box provide the SQL Server name:, Instance:,…


Microsoft Deployment Toolkit – Unable to Open the Specified WIM File

When updating the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) you may receive the following error: === Making sure the deployment share has the latest x86 tools === === Processing LiteTouchPE (x86) boot image === Building requested boot image profile. System.Management.Automation.CmdletInvocationException: Unable to open the specified WIM file. —> System.Exception: Unable to open the specified WIM file. —>…