Applies To: Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Vista
SkipUserOOBE specifies whether to skip the Welcome Center pop-up window in Windows Vista®.
This setting has been deprecated in Windows® 7. The information about this deprecated setting is provided for reference only.
In Windows® 7, it has been replaced by the Getting Started application, which is available in the Start menu. In Windows® 8, it has been replaced by the Start menu.
Specifies that Welcome Center is skipped.
Specifies that Welcome Center is shown. This is the default value.
Valid Configuration Passes
For a list of the Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-Shell-Setup.
The following XML output shows how to set OOBE information for testing.
<OOBE> <HideEULAPage>true</HideEULAPage> <NetworkLocation>Other</NetworkLocation> <ProtectYourPC>3</ProtectYourPC> <SkipUserOOBE>true</SkipUserOOBE> </OOBE>