OS Deployment – VB Script Wrapper for all VC++ installers to be used in MDT
Posted by Mikael Nystrom on September 25, 2014
Note: Updated to also install Visual C++ 2015 runtimes
During todays session at The Ultimate Event I did a demo of a VBscript Wrapper that install all VC++ runtimes. Mr “Someone” asked if it was published and I said yes, I was wrong so here it is.
The script will install all versions of VC++ on 32 and 64 bit machines as an application in a task sequence, that way you don’t need to have one application for each VC++ application.
Download the script from here http://1drv.ms/1wLOJ5E
The Task Sequence
After you have added the application in the MDT workbench, add the application to the Workbench like this:
When importing the application it should look like this:
The folder needs to have all the VC++ files organized in a folder structure that looks like this:
You can use the script in the following folder to download all files in the correct folder structure. Check this blog post:https://deploymentbunny.com/2014/08/05/powershell-is-king-download-all-vc-runtimes-using-a-script/