Checklist: Creating a custom namespace

Step Reference
Split your provisioning objective into a series of simple provisioning requests. Microsoft Provisioning Framework SDK and documentation

Managed Namespaces "How To" guide, located in the \support folder on the Microsoft Provisioning System product CD

Create and test the XML provisioning request for each step. Microsoft Provisioning Framework SDK and documentation

Managed Namespaces "How To" guide, located in the \support folder on the Microsoft Provisioning System product CD

Collect your provisioning requests into a custom namespace and include any necessary error-handling code.

Important

  • When writing namespaces for computers set to a non-English locale, your XML files should all have the <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> tag and be saved using Unicode - Codepage 65001 encoding.
Microsoft Provisioning Framework SDK and documentation

Managed Namespaces "How To" guide, located in the \support folder on the Microsoft Provisioning System product CD

Register your custom namespace in the Microsoft Provisioning Framework configuration database To register a namespace
Test your custom namespace To test a namespace
Secure your custom namespace Securing a namespace