What’s New in Winclone 8.0August 23, 2019
Winclone 8 brings a host of new features and full compatibility with macOS Catalina. Learn more in this article about all the new features of …
Winclone License Key Registration IssuesOctober 1, 2018
If you are trying to activate Winclone and receive an error message such as “Registration Error: Invalid License Key”, there are some steps you can take …
Restoring Winclone 7 (and later) Images to the 2018 MacBook Pro and 2017 iMac Pro (Macs with T2 Co-Processors)September 16, 2018
Macs that have new T2 coprocessor may have issues booting from a restored Winclone image. These Macs include: 2018 MacBook Pro 2017 iMac Pro The …
Resolving INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE Error after restoring Winclone imageAugust 19, 2018
When migrating Windows between different hardware or hard drives, Windows may start up with an INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE error. This error is caused by the lack of …
Selecting Winclone Pro or Winclone Pro EnterpriseJuly 5, 2018
Winclone Pro and Winclone Pro Enterprise both include the macOS application Winclone Pro. However, the licensing and support for the software is different. Winclone Pro …
Deploying Boot Camp Using WinPE and MDTJune 5, 2018
Winclone 7 supports deploying Windows via Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) via booting to a Windows Preinstallation Environment (WinPE). A similar workflow can be applied for environments that deploy Windows images via SCCM. This document covers setting up MDT, creating the WINPE files, creating the Winclone package and booting into the WinPE environment.
Import WinPEJune 5, 2018
Windows Preinstallation Environment (WinPE) is a minimal version of Windows used for deploying a full-featured Windows installation. A common workflow is to boot WinPE from a USB drive and image from System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) or Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Using WinPE with Winclone allows you to create a local partition with a WinPE boot partition instead of needing to insert a USB drive in all machines.
Block Based and WIM Based Images in Winclone 7 and laterMay 29, 2018
Winclone 7 (and later) has the ability to create Winclone images in either file-based (WIM) or block-based mode. This article explains the difference between the two …
Inject Drivers into a Winclone ImageMay 5, 2018
If you are having issues with initial boot after restoring a Winclone image to new hardware, you can inject basic drivers into the Winclone image using the DISM command line tool in Windows 10. This only works if Windows has been sysprep’ed prior to imaging.
System Integrity Protection in Winclone 7 (or later)May 5, 2018
Apple has implemented a new security feature, System Integrity Protection (SIP), starting with OS X 10.11. SIP prevents anyone from altering the contents of files in key System folders and is designed to protect System files from malware and viruses. SIP also affects third-party apps like Winclone that need to write to files now under protection of SIP. If you are getting a message that the boot sector cannot be updated, or that SIP needs to be disabled, this article may help.