How can install Windows from a server via LAN?

Mohsin September 1, 2011

Please tell me how to install Windows from LAN using a server and how to create server between two laptops/systems.

  1. Mohsinmustufa
    September 4, 2011 at 6:39 pm

    Thanks Mike

  2. Mike
    September 2, 2011 at 12:47 am

    Honestly setting up a network installation for Windows isn't something you can easily explain in a few lines [in here].

    You will have to setup a server with PXE boot, create a Windows PE (Pre-Install environment) etc... last but not least your computers [network cards] actually have to support PXE boot. Otherwise you just wasted your time setting everything up.

    Also what do you mean by creating a server between two laptops/systems? 
    Do you want to setup an actual server or do you want to "connect" both systems like sharing files, printer etc.?

    • Tina
      September 4, 2011 at 10:41 am

      Mike, thanks for compiling the information for such a complex question!