How to Customize Windows 7 Professional with RT Seven Lite
If you want to create a personalized installation package of Windows 7 Professional, you can use a free tool called RT Seven Lite. This tool allows you to add and remove components and features, integrate drivers and updates, customize themes and wallpapers, create bootable ISO and USB images, and more. In this article, we will show you how to download and use RT Seven Lite to customize Windows 7 Professional x86.
Step 1: Download RT Seven Lite
You can download RT Seven Lite from the official website[^1^] or from other sources[^3^]. The tool is compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7. Make sure you download the correct version for your system. The file size is about 15 MB.
Step 2: Install RT Seven Lite
After downloading RT Seven Lite, run the installer and follow the instructions on the screen. You will need to agree to the license terms and choose a destination folder. The installation process should take a few minutes.
Step 3: Prepare Windows 7 Professional Source Files
To use RT Seven Lite, you will need a copy of Windows 7 Professional x86 source files. You can get them from an original DVD or an ISO image. If you have an ISO image, you can mount it using a virtual drive software or extract it using a compression tool. You will need about 3 GB of free space on your hard drive to store the source files.
Step 4: Run RT Seven Lite
Once you have installed RT Seven Lite and prepared the source files, you can launch the tool from the Start menu or the desktop shortcut. You will see the main interface of RT Seven Lite with four tabs: Home, Task, Customization, and ISO-Bootable.
Step 5: Select Windows 7 Professional Source Files
In the Home tab, click on the Browse button and select the folder where you have stored the Windows 7 Professional x86 source files. RT Seven Lite will scan the folder and detect the edition and architecture of Windows 7. You can also select a different language if you want. Click on OK to confirm your selection.
Step 6: Choose Tasks
In the Task tab, you can choose what tasks you want to perform with RT Seven Lite. You can select one or more of the following options:
Integrate: This option allows you to integrate drivers, updates, language packs, and applications into your Windows 7 installation package.
Remove: This option allows you to remove components and features that you don't need or want in your Windows 7 installation package.
Customize: This option allows you to customize various aspects of your Windows 7 installation package, such as themes, wallpapers, icons, sounds, screensavers, user accounts, etc.
Tweaks: This option allows you to tweak various settings of your Windows 7 installation package, such as performance, security, network, services, registry, etc.
Unattended: This option allows you to create an unattended installation package that will automatically install Windows 7 without requiring any user input.
Bootable ISO: This option allows you to create a bootable ISO image of your customized Windows 7 installation package that you can burn to a DVD or a USB drive.
You can also select the option to create a backup of your current settings before applying any changes. Click on Apply to proceed to the next step.
Step 7: Perform Tasks
In the Customization tab, you can perform the tasks that you have selected in the previous step. Depending on your choices, you will see different sub-tabs with various options and settings that you can modify according to your preferences. For example, if you have selected the Integrate option, you will see sub-tabs for Drivers, Updates, Language Packs, and Applications. You can browse and select the files that you want to integrate into your Windows 7 installation package. Similarly, if you have selected the Remove option, you will see sub-tabs for Features, Components, Services,
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