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A Geek's Guide to Windows User State Migration Tool (USMT) 4.0

WCL301. A Geek's Guide to Windows User State Migration Tool (USMT) 4.0. Johan Arwidmark Chief Technical Architect Knowledge Factory. Agenda. Migration – Your Deployment lifeline USMT Scenarios USMT 4.0 New Features Real World Migrations Integrating with MDT 2010 and ConfigMrgr 2007

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A Geek's Guide to Windows User State Migration Tool (USMT) 4.0

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  1. WCL301 A Geek's Guide to Windows User State Migration Tool (USMT) 4.0 Johan Arwidmark Chief Technical Architect Knowledge Factory

  2. Agenda • Migration – Your Deployment lifeline • USMT Scenarios • USMT 4.0 New Features • Real World Migrations • Integrating with MDT 2010 and ConfigMrgr 2007 • Troubleshooting

  3. Can you afford not to Migrate? • Hidden (huge) cost for the Organization • What data does exist locally? • User State Migration Tool (USMT) can help • Captures and migrates user settings and data • USMT is well suited for bulk/mass migrations.

  4. What is USMT 4.0? • USMT is the enterprise version of the migration product. • Windows Easy Transfer is the retail version. • Shorthand story: A few tools and some templates • Scanstate (Backup) • Loadstate (Restore) • Usmtutils.exe (Optional Utility) • XML Templates – Determine what data to migrate

  5. Replacing a Computer demo

  6. USMT 4.0 – New Features • Hard-Link Migration Store • Running ScanState Offline (in WinPE) • Volume Shadow Copy Support • New AES Encryption Options • Configurable File Errors

  7. USMT 4.0 – New Features, cont. • New Helper Functions • Improved Space Estimation • List of Files Being Migrated • Usmtutils.exe • Local Group Migration

  8. User Data And Settings • USMT will migrate • Internet Explorer settings • E-mail settings • RAS/DUN • Network Resources • Environment • User files and folders (filetypes) • And more…

  9. System Requirements • Source Operating Systems • Windows XP • Windows Vista • Windows 7 • Destination Operating Systems • Windows Vista • Windows 7 • 32-bit to 64-bit is supported • 64-bit to 32-bit is not...

  10. Multi-User Migration • Including users • /ui:TSLAB\DemoUser1 • Excluding users • /uel:90 • /ue:TSLAB\DemoUser1 • Domain Migration • /md and /mu • Local Account Migration

  11. Refresh Scenario demo

  12. Integration with MDT 2010 • Enables fully automated migration • MDT 2010 – Lite Touch • SCCM 2007 SP2 R3 - ZTI from MDT adds more functions

  13. Integrating with MDT 2010 demo

  14. Support for additional Settings • XML-files control the behavior of the USMT tool • Migration .xml files • Custom .xml file • Config.xml

  15. Basic Custom XML-file • <migration urlid="http://www.microsoft.com/migration/1.0/migxmlext/filemig"> <component type="Application" context="System"> <displayName>File Migration Test</displayName> <role role="Data"> <rules context="System"> <include> <objectSet> <pattern type="File">C:\Demo1\* [filename.txt]</pattern> <pattern type="File">C:\Demo2\* [*]</pattern> </objectSet> </include> </rules> </role> </component> </migration>

  16. Support for Additional Data and Settings demo

  17. Troubleshooting • Troubleshooting Guidelines • Examine the Scanstate and Loadstate logs • Create a progress log • Using the /progress option • To find the meaning of an error • Type: net helpmsg ErrorNumber • Search the usmt.chm help file

  18. USMT Troubleshooting demo

  19. Required Slide Speakers, please list the Breakout Sessions, Interactive Discussions, Labs, Demo Stations and Certification Exam that relate to your session. Also indicate when they can find you staffing in the TLC. Related Content • WCL403 | Troubleshooting Windows 7 Deployments: In Depth • WCL302 | Absolute Offline Servicing Windows OS • WCL316 | Maximizing Windows 7 Performance: Troubleshooting Tips • WCL401 | Inside Panther: Troubleshooting the Windows Setup Engine • OSP471-INT | Desktop Deployment Live Gameshow

  20. Track Resources • Don’t forget to visit the Cloud Power area within the TLC (Blue Section) to see product demos and speak with experts about the Server & Cloud Platform solutions that help drive your business forward. • You can also find the latest information about our products at the following links: • Cloud Power - http://www.microsoft.com/cloud/ • Private Cloud - http://www.microsoft.com/privatecloud/ • Windows Server - http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver/ • Windows Azure - http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/ • Microsoft System Center - http://www.microsoft.com/systemcenter/ • Microsoft Forefront - http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/

  21. Resources • Connect. Share. Discuss. http://northamerica.msteched.com Learning • Sessions On-Demand & Community • Microsoft Certification & Training Resources www.microsoft.com/teched www.microsoft.com/learning • Resources for IT Professionals • Resources for Developers http://microsoft.com/technet http://microsoft.com/msdn

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  23. © 2011 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Microsoft, Windows, Windows Vista and other product names are or may be registered trademarks and/or trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries. The information herein is for informational purposes only and represents the current view of Microsoft Corporation as of the date of this presentation. Because Microsoft must respond to changing market conditions, it should not be interpreted to be a commitment on the part of Microsoft, and Microsoft cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information provided after the date of this presentation. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS PRESENTATION.

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