You add the WinPE boot images to provision a device with that image.

About this task

Install the Windows Deployment Service on the server that you are loading the boot images.


  1. Select Start > Administrative Tools > Windows Deployment Serviceson the machine that has the Mirage server.
  2. Expand the Servers node, right-click the Windows Deployment Services server, and select Configure Server.
  3. Verify the system requirements and click Next.
  4. Select the remote installation folder that contains the boot images and installation images.

    Verify that the drive meets the space requirements.

  5. On the PXE Server Initial Settings page select Respond to all client computers (known and unknown), and click Next.
  6. On the Operation Complete page, clear the Add images to the server now check box and click Next.
  7. On the Windows Deployment Services window right-click Boot Images and select Add Boot Image....
  8. Select the appropriate .wim boot image and click Open.
  9. Follow the prompts to install the boot image.