Migration of Sysprep.inf Settings

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Vista

The following table shows the Windows® XP and Windows Server® 2003 settings that are available in the Sysprep.inf file and the corresponding Windows® 8 and Windows Server® 2012 settings.

Section Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 Windows® 8 and Windows Server® 2012Setting

[Display]

BitsPerPel

ColorDepth

Vrefresh

RefreshRate

Xresolution

HorizontalResolution

Yresolution

VerticalResolution

[GuiRunOnce]

SynchronousCommand

[GuiUnattend]

AdminPassword

AdministratorPassword

AutoLogon

AutoLogon

AutoLogonCount

LogonCount

EMSSkipUnattendProcessing

Deprecated

EncryptedAdminPassword

Deprecated

OEMDuplicatorString

DuplicatorDescription

OEMSkipRegional

Deprecated. However, users can skip the Regional Settings Windows Welcome page by specifying settings in the Microsoft-Windows-International-Core component during the oobeSystem configuration pass.

OEMSkipWelcome

SkipUserOOBE

TimeZone

TimeZone

[IEHardening]

LocalIntranetSites

LocalIntranetSites

TrustedSites

TrustedSites

[IEPopupBlocker]

AllowedSites

AllowedSites

BlockPopups

BlockPopups

FilterLevel

FilterLevel

ShowInformationBar

ShowInformationBar

[LicenseFilePrintData]

AutoMode

Deprecated in Windows 8

Does not apply to Windows Server 2012

AutoUsers

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

[Networking]

[adapter_specific_protocol_section]

SpecificTo

Deprecated

[Networking]

[Identification]

DomainAdmin

Credentials

DomainAdminPassword

Password

JoinDomain

JoinDomain

JoinWorkgroup

JoinWorkgroup

MachineObjectOU

MachineObjectOU

[Networking]

[MS_AppleTalk parameters]

DefaultPort

Deprecated

DefaultZone

Deprecated

DesiredZone

Deprecated

EnableRouter

Deprecated

NetworkRangeLowerEnd

Deprecated

NetworkRangeUppdeEnd

Deprecated

SeedingNetwork

Deprecated

ZoneList

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_ATMArps parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_ATMLANE parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_ATMUni parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_L2TP_parameters]

WanEndpoints

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_MSClient parameters]

BrowseDomains

OtherDomains

NameServiceNetworkAddress

Deprecated

NameServiceProtocol

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_NetMon parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_NWClient parameters]

DefaultContext

Deprecated

DefaultTree

Deprecated

LogonScript

Deprecated

PreferredServer

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_NWIPX parameters]

DedicatedRouter

Deprecated

EnableWANRouter

Deprecated

NetworkNumber

Deprecated

PktType

Deprecated

VirtualNetworkNumber

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_NwSapAgent parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_PPTP parameters]

NumberLineDevices

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_Psched parameters]

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_RAS parameters]

AssignSameNetworkNumber

Deprecated

AutomaticNetworkNumbers

Deprecated

ClientCanRequestIPAddress

Deprecated

ClientsCanRequestIpxNodeNumber

Deprecated

DialinProtocols

Deprecated

IpAddressEnd

Deprecated

IpAddressStart

Deprecated

IPXClientAccess

Deprecated

Multilink

Deprecated

NetworkNumberForm

Deprecated

RouterType

RouterType

TcpIpClientAccess

Deprecated

UseDHCP

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_RasSrv parameters]

ParamsSection

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_Server parameters]

BroadcastsToLanman2Clients

LmAnnounce

Optimization

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_TCPIP parameters]

[Adapter-Specific Parameters]

DefaultGateway

Routes

DHCP

DhcpEnabled

DHCPClassID

Deprecated

DisableDynamicUpdate

DisableDynamicUpdate

DNSDomain

DNSDomain

DNSServerSearchOrder

DNSServerSearchOrder

EnableAdapterDomainRegistration

EnableAdapterDomainNameRegistration

IPAddress

Key

NetBIOSOptions

NetbiosOptions

SubnetMask

UnicastIpAddresses

WINS

Deprecated

WINSServerList

Deprecated

[Networking]

[MS_TCPIP parameters]

[Global Parameters]

DeadGWDetectDefault

Deprecated

DNSDomain

DNSDomain

DNSSuffixSearchOrder

DNSSuffixSearchOrder

DontAddDefaultGatewayDefault

Deprecated

EnableICMPRedirect

IcmpRedirectsEnabled

EnableLMHosts

Deprecated

EnableSecurity

Deprecated

ScopeID

Deprecated

SyncDomainWithMembership

Deprecated

UseDomainNameDevolution

UseDomainNameDevolution

[Networking]

[MS_WLBS parameters]

AliveMsgPeriod

MembershipHeartbeatPeriod

Does not apply to Windows 8

AliveMsgTolerance

MembershipHeartbeatLossTolerance

Does not apply to Windows 8

ClusterIPAddress

ClusterIpAddress

Does not apply to Windows 8

ClusterModeOnStart

ClusterMode

Does not apply to Windows 8

ClusterName

ClusterName

Does not apply to Windows 8

ClusterNetworkMask

ClusterNetMask

Does not apply to Windows 8

DedicatedIPAddress

DedicatedIpAddresses

Does not apply to Windows 8

DedicatedNetworkMask

DedicatedIpAddresses

Does not apply to Windows 8

DescriptorsPerAlloc

Deprecated

Use MaximumConnectionDescriptors

Does not apply to Windows 8

HostPriority

HostIdentifier

Does not apply to Windows 8

IGMPSupport

ClusterMode

Does not apply to Windows 8

MaskSourceMAC

MaskSourceMacEnabled

Does not apply to Windows 8

Master

Master

Does not apply to Windows 8

MaxDescriptorAllocs

Deprecated

Use MaximumConnectionDescriptors

Does not apply to Windows 8

McastIPaddress

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

MulticastSupportEnable

MulticastSpoofEnabled

Does not apply to Windows 8

NetmonAliveMsgs

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

NumActions

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

NumAliveMsgs

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

NumActions

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

NumPackets

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

PersistedStates

PersistSuspendedState

Does not apply to Windows 8

Ports

Portrules

Does not apply to Windows 8

RemoteControlEnabled

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

RemoteControlPassword

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

RemoteControlUDPPort

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

ReverseHash

ReverseHash

Does not apply to Windows 8

TeamID

Team

Does not apply to Windows 8

[Networking]

[NetAdapters]

AdapterInstance

Deprecated in Windows Server 2012

Does not apply to Windows 8

[Networking]

[NetBindings]

Demote

Deprecated

Disable

Deprecated

Enable

Deprecated

[Networking]

[NetClients]

network_client_name

Deprecated

[Networking]

[NetOptionalComponents]

Beacon

Deprecated

DHCPServer

Deprecated

DNS

Deprecated

IAS

Deprecated

ILS

Deprecated

LPDSVC

Deprecated

MacPrint

Deprecated

MacSrv

Deprecated

NetCMAK

Deprecated

NETMONTOOLS

Deprecated

SimpTcp

Deprecated

SNMP

Deprecated

WINS

Deprecated

[Networking]

[NetProtocols]

protocol_name

Deprecated

[Networking]

[NetServices]

network_service_name

Deprecated

[Networking]

[params.adapter instance]

ConnectionName

Deprecated

DMA

Deprecated

DoNotDetectLegacyCards

Deprecated

InfID

Deprecated

IOAddr

Deprecated

IRQ

Deprecated

MEM

Deprecated

NetCardAddress

Deprecated

PCIBusNumber

Deprecated

PCIDeviceNumber

Deprecated

PCIFunctinNumber

Deprecated

[Networking]

[protocol parameters section]

AdaptersSections

Deprecated

[RegionalSettings]

InputLocale

Microsoft-Windows-International-Core\InputLocale or Microsoft-Windows-International-Core-WinPE\InputLocale

InputLocale_DefaultUser

Deprecated

Language

Microsoft-Windows-International-Core\UILanguage or Microsoft-Windows-International-Core-WinPE\UILanguage

LanguageGroup

Deprecated

SystemLocale

Microsoft-Windows-International-Core\SystemLocale or Microsoft-Windows-International-Core-WinPE\SystemLocale

UserLocale

Microsoft-Windows-International-Core\UserLocale or Microsoft-Windows-International-Core-WinPE\UserLocale

UserLocale_DefaultUser

Deprecated. Same as Microsoft-Windows-International-Core\UserLocale or Microsoft-Windows-International-Core-WinPE\UserLocale.

[Sysprep]

BuildMassStorageSection

DriverPaths

[SysprepCleanup]

Deprecated

[SysprepMassStorage]

DriverPaths

[TapiLocation]

AreaCode

AreaCode

CountryCode

CountryOrRegion

Dialing

PulseOrToneDialing

LongDistanceAccess

LongDistanceAccess

[Unattend]

ExtendOemPartition

ExtendOSPartition

InstallFilesPath

Microsoft-Windows-Setup/ImageInstall/OSImage/InstallFrom or Microsoft-Windows-Setup/ImageInstall/DataImage/InstallFrom

KeepPageFile

Deprecated

OemPnPDriversPath

DriverPaths

OemSkipEula

AcceptEula

ResetSourcePath

Deprecated

TapiConfigured

TapiConfigured

UpdateHAL

Deprecated

UpdateInstalledDrivers

Deprecated

UpdateUPHAL

Deprecated

[UserData]

ComputerName

ComputerName

FullName

FullName

OrgName

Organization

ProductKey

ProductKey

See Also

Concepts

Changed Answer File Settings from Windows XP and Windows Server 2003