Add drivers to WDS services
In this part, we’ll see how to add WDS drivers to install during Windows deployment and how to add drivers to the boot image so that you can access the network from the machine. in progress deployment.
Add drivers for deployment
As with installation images, drivers can be assigned to a group.
From the admin console, right-click on Drivers 1 and click on Add Driver Group 2 .
Enter the name of the group 1 then click Next 1 .
Skip both filter pages by clicking Next 1 .
Select the option Install only driver packages for client hardware 1 and click Next 2 .
Click Finish 1 to add the group.
Right-click on Drivers 1 and click Add Driver Package 2 .
Select the option Select all driver packages from a folder 1 , indicate the location of drivers 2 and click Next 3 .
The list of found drivers appears, click Next 1 .
Confirm the import by clicking Next 1 again.
Wait while adding the drivers …
Once the import is complete, click Next 1 .
If packages have not been added, they are displayed here, click Next 1 .
Choose the driver group 1 and click Next 2 .
The drivers have been added, close the wizard by clicking Finish 1 .
By placing on the group, we can see the pilots.
Add drivers to boot and capture images
For some post model, it is necessary to add network and storage controller drivers for the WinPE image to access the network and install Windows.
It is only possible to add drivers that are already present in the WDS services.
In the Admin Console, go to the Boot Images folder, right-click on image 1 and click Add Driver Packages to image 2 .
When launching the wizard, click Next 1 .
A page is displayed with pre-filled filters to select only the necessary drivers (Network / storage controller …). Click the Find Packages 1 button.
Once the pilots found 1 , click Next 2 .
Confirm the action by clicking Next 1 .
Wait while injecting the drivers into the image …
Once the drivers are added to the image, close the wizard by clicking on the button Finish 1 .