Many of you have requested at the channel how to convert Windows’ ESD file into a Windows’ WIM file. I didn’t noticed where the ESD file were coming until a subscriber pointed it out to me and stated the following:
When building my Windows 10 VMs, I’m always using WIM files with VMware Workstation. Check out the video or the steps below to get you up and running on how to convert a Windows ESD file into Windows WIM file for your MDT server, WDS Server or SCCM deployment server.
Step 8: Run the second command once you have the Index of the build you will convert. The command is: “dism /export-image /SourceImageFile:install.esd /SourceIndex:1 /DestinationImageFile:install.wim /Compress:max /CheckIntegrity“