Speed up your OSD time

When looking at decreasing the time it takes for your OSD. There are three things you will want to look at. These are, configuring dynamic variables to specify what your reboot delay should be on steps that require a reboot, the smsĀ agent host service and power management settings. By default, your reboots will take 1 minute so this is theoretically 2-3 minutes between steps where you have specified a reboot. The SMS agent host service is set by default as a delayed startup so this eats into time for your OSD too and lastly power management is set to default, you'll want this on high performance. First create a step in your task sequence and choose Set Dynamic Variables, in this I have specified the 4 variables, there are probably…
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