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Steps to Reproduce the Behavior:
To avoid the Partition Selection prompt during unattended installation, add the following option to the [Unattended] section of the Unattend.txt file prior to starting the Winnt.exe installation:
This is a new option added in Service Pack 4. This option will cause the unattended installation to automatically select the installation partition.
A new feature added to Setupdd.sys gives the user an opportunity to select the partition to install to during an unattended installation. By default or if AutoPartition=0 is selected in the [Unattended] section of the Unattend.txt file and when multiple partitions exist, the user will be prompted to select one to install to.
Otherwise, if only one partition exists or if multiple partitions exist with AutoPartition=1 selected, the dialog will not be displayed to select a partition and the partition will automatically be selected.
Article ID: 196288 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 3.0