+ 0 Votes Sure it can be done... cmiller5400 4 years ago But the question is what software are you using to create the image? There are free one's available such as Clonezilla, but I have never used them before. Basically the steps are, create the base image, sysprep it, image it and then burn your dvd with the image and make the dvd bootable. making the dvd bootable will depend on what software you use to burn the dvd's. + 0 Votes WAIK Windows Automated Installation Kit 1bn0 4 years ago http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c7d4bc6d-15f3-4284-9123-679830d629f2&displaylang=en http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/2008.04.desktopfiles.aspx?pr=blog Just started checking this out to replace 3rd party tools. The best part is making the Windows PE bootdisk is painless. Its basically a Windows Vista emergency boot disk. Loads the network and everything. ImageX is included for making the hard drive images. (not o the boot disk, you run from the network location where the images are stored.