The PEBuilder tool provided by vCloud Automation Center provides a simple way to include the vCloud Automation Center guest agent in your WinPE images.

Install PEBuilder in a location where you can access your staging environment.

Install NET Framework 4.5.

Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows 7 (including WinPE 3.0) is installed.


Navigate to the vCloud Automation Center Appliance management console installation page.

For example:


Download the PEBuilder.


Run vCAC-WinPEBuilder-Setup.exe.


Follow the prompts to install PEBuilder.

You can use PEBuilder to create a WinPE for use in WIM provisioning.