The following procedure describes how to create a new answer file by using Windows® System Image Manager (Windows SIM).
To create a new answer file
- Open Windows SIM.
- Open a Windows image. For more information, see Open a Windows Image or
- In the Answer File pane, select the top node, and then
right-click to select New Answer File.
The new answer file appears in the Answer File pane.
You can create a new answer file without opening a Windows image. However, settings cannot be validated for your answer file. To create an answer file that consists only of packages, open an answer file without opening a Windows image. For more information, see Add Packages to a Distribution Share.