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Updating a deployment share mdt

Create the upgrade task sequence with the following process: After the task sequence is created, you can modify some additional settings to provide additional automation of the task sequence and require less interaction during deployment.Follow these steps to modify the task sequence: Steps 11 through 15 are very important to the deployment of Surface devices.

To import the Surface drivers for Surface Pro 3, follow these steps: Installation of applications in an upgrade deployment is not always necessary because the applications from the previous environment will remain on the device.When you perform a Windows deployment using traditional deployment methods, you follow an installation path that is very similar to a clean installation.The primary difference between the clean installation and the traditional deployment method of is that with reimaging, you can apply an image that includes customizations.In addition to the traditional deployment method of reimaging devices, administrators that want to upgrade Surface devices that are running Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 have the option of deploying upgrades.By performing an upgrade deployment, Windows 10 can be applied to devices without removing users, apps, or configuration.To import Windows 10 installation files, follow the steps described in the Import Windows installation files section in the Deploy Windows 10 to Surface devices with MDT article.

In the import process example shown in the Deploy Windows 10 to Surface devices with MDT article, drivers for Surface Pro 4 were imported for Windows 10.

The users of the deployed devices can simply continue using the devices with the same apps and settings that they used prior to the upgrade.

The process described in this article shows how to perform a Windows 10 upgrade deployment to Surface devices.

To deploy the Surface app in an upgrade scenario use the same process as you would for a traditional deployment.

See the Deploy Surface app with Microsoft Store for Business article for instructions on how to add the Surface app to an MDT task sequence.

These steps instruct the task sequence to install only drivers that are organized into the correct folder using the organization for drivers from the Import Surface drivers section.