XenServer PowerShell – New Windows VM from ISO


I tend to build many Windows VMs on XenServer and want a way to automate as much as possible. I want to avoid using Sysprep.  I’m getting a Windows 10 ISO from Microsoft every 6 months (semi-annual release).  If I go with Sysprep, I have to manually create the VM, sysprep it, turn it into a template and finally create my VM.  Plus, how many times can I sysprep before I run into license issues and sysprep count? Seems like a lot of waste and trouble. Instead, I want to automatically build a VM from a newly downloaded ISO file. … Continue reading XenServer PowerShell – New Windows VM from ISO