Windows 8- Enterprise Deployment

The process of deploying Windows 8 through UVM’s Lite-Touch imaging server looks almost identical to the steps followed to provision Windows 7 on computers purchased or imaged by UVM. Instructions for Deploying Windows 8: After F12 booting the computer to the network, select the correct starting OS version from the Lite-Touch High-Volume Deployment suite options. You […]

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Hard Drive Destruction

Open the Work Order system as if you were checking in a computer for hardware diagnostic. At the Work Order Main Menu, instead of choosing Create New Work Order, you will select Open HD Destruction Log (see below)  From Drive Destruction Log Menu, you will then want to pick Computer Hard Drives & Other Media. […]

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Using BartBackup

This article was written to help clarify any misunderstandings that might arise when using bartbackup. Bartbackup is a simple script that was created to make mounting failing drives on Ubuntu Linux slightly easier by providing menus, rather than requiring a user to remember various commands. Concepts to understand: a Source_Drive is the drive you are […]

CDC Quick Descriptions

CDC quick descriptions for footprints.

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Reimaging

Faculty and Staff IF THEY HAVE DATA ON THE HARD DRIVE, STOP, SEND THE Footprint TO Computer Tech Support or their department—make sure you know which College they are from.  If they are from Arts and Sciences, College of Med, or BSAD, it is best to refer them to their dept IT.  Call Carol directly […]

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System Rescue CD tool-copy data

System Rescue CD recommended usage: for copying data from a drive that will not mount externally to another CDC computer For instructions about using command line interface in Terminal for the System Rescue CD tool, use: http://www.sysresccd.org/Sysresccd-manual-en_Backup_data_from_an_unbootable_windows_computer Note: All commands are in bold font. Insert multiboot key, boot f12, and select USB Storage Device. Once in […]

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Multiboot USB tool

There are two USB drives available in the CDC that can be booted to, and they contain an assortment of tools. These are the USB drives that look like keys (silver) and are attached to the two monitors (The macbook monitor and the imaging server monitor) How to boot to the USB drive To boot […]

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Mac Account Password Reset

Instructions to reset a Mac account password; using a disk or using terminal (without disk).

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Litetouch for PCs

Instructions for Litetouch at the CDC.

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Work Orders Quick Guide

This article goes over how to create a Work Order in the CDC.

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