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    How to install SIMS client on win 7 64bit Machine

    Hi Guys,

    please help me on this, we are upgrading our PCS to win 7 x64. now we need to install SIMS on 66 client pcs. i have not done sims installations before. please help me on the steps how to install, where to get the installation files. is there any easy way of deployment. We have Sims server on 2008 server. all your help much appreciated. CApita help desk is not helpful at all.

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    What are you running Solus 2 or 3?

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    How are you upgrading the 66 machines to win 7? If its with a deployment tool like MDT or Ghost then I would just install sims onto the master image. The install files are found in the setups folder on the sims server. Having said that some people have moved to Solus 3 to automate the install of sims across the network. You might want to look at solus 3.

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    I have an install script for SIMS if your interested?

    Do you have a current installation of SIMS in school somewhere you can steal config files?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fiza View Post
    How are you upgrading the 66 machines to win 7? If its with a deployment tool like MDT or Ghost then I would just install sims onto the master image. The install files are found in the setups folder on the sims server. Having said that some people have moved to Solus 3 to automate the install of sims across the network. You might want to look at solus 3.
    We are deploying through SCCM. we have been told SIMS will create problem if put through SCCM. !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FN-GM View Post
    I have an install script for SIMS if your interested?

    Do you have a current installation of SIMS in school somewhere you can steal config files?
    We have sims installed on XP machine, is this any good? i would like to have the script file please.

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    Yep that will be fine.

    Give me a little time just getting the stuff together.

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    Here we go i put it on the blog - SIMS .Net Install Script - Blogs - EduGeek.net

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    I will try and update. Thanks again

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