Windows Answer File Generator for Server 2008/R2

Below are basic settings that can be configured during and after installation. What you type will automatically be updated in the "Output" area. This answer file is compatible with Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1.


Installation Notes




General Settings


Product Key: ----
Accept EULA:
Skip product key:
Skip automatic activation:
Skip License Rearm
Setup Language:
Computer Name:
Organization Name:


Regional Settings


Keyboard or input method:
Currency and Date format:
Time Zone:
UI Language:


Out Of Box Experience


Network Location:
Protect Your Computer:
System Updates:
Hide EULA page:
Disable auto daylight timeset:
Hide wireless setup in OOBE:
Skip machine OOBE:
Skip user OOBE:


Partition Settings


Wipe Disk:
Install to disk:
Main Partition Active:
Main Partition Format:
Main Partition Label:
Main Partition Letter:
Partition Order:


User Account


User Name:
Password: (Optional)
Auto Logon:
Enable Firewall:




You may choose to create the autounattend.xml file automatically by clicking "Download File" link below, or doing it the manual way.


Ensure you select all the text below and copy to a word processor. Paste all the code and select "Save As...". Name the file "Autounattend.xml" without the quotations.


Place this file in the root of a USB drive and come back to a fresh install of Windows Server 2008 or 2008 R2.



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