System Center Virtual Machine Manager: Creating a Template and Successfully Deploying New VMs

Jonathan Jordan posted some great interesting information on creating templates for use with VM creation:Templates save time! Templates make multiple custom deployments easy! Learn to use Templates!So, essentially I have marked up two great TechNet articles on creating virtual machines from templates. This sounds a bit backwards, but these articles provide all the information needed […]

Jonathan Jordan posted some great interesting information on creating templates for use with VM creation:

Templates save time! Templates make multiple custom deployments easy! Learn to use Templates!

So, essentially I have marked up two great TechNet articles on creating virtual machines from templates. This sounds a bit backwards, but these articles provide all the information needed to Create A Template. I have pointed out important points and added comments where a newbie may easily go astray. Consider this a "Best Practices" for simply creating a usable template. As you learn to master this process you may find yourself branching out into greater and greater customizations.

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