With all the prerequisite software installed, perform the following steps to install MDT (MicrosoftDeploymentToolkit_platform.msi, where platform is either x86 or x64):

1.   Double-click MicrosoftDeploymentToolkit2012_x64.msi (for 64-bit operating systems) or MicrosoftDeploymentToolkit2012_x86.msi (for 32-bit operating systems).

The Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Setup Wizard starts.

2.   Complete the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Setup Wizard using the information in Table 8.

Table 8. Information for Completing the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Setup Wizard

On this wizard page

Do the following

Welcome to the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Setup Wizard

Click Next.

End-User License Agreement

1.   Review the license agreement.

2.   Select the I accept the terms in the License Agreement check box, and then click Next.

Custom Setup

1.   Select the desired features.

2.   Select the desired destination folder for installing MDT (which defaults to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Deployment Toolkit), and then click Next.

Ready to install Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012

Click Install.

Installing Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012

The progress for installing the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 is displayed.

Completed the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Setup Wizard

Click Finish.


Upon completion, MDT is installed in the target folder you selected in the wizard.

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