Now that we have imported Hyper-V drivers, let's move on to importing patches. In the following example, I am going to include the
2775511 hotfix in my base Windows 7 image (and 2008 R2 when I get around to importing the Server SKUs as well). The
2775511 hotfix is an enterprise hotfix rollup, which is available for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.
First we must acquire the file. This is done by downloading it from Windows Catalog rather than registering and pulling down a hotfix link over e-mail:
In the catalog engine, put the hotfix ID (
2775511) into the search bar and click on Search.
Then, you will get the results that hopefully look like the following image:
Add (in this example) all but the Itanium option, click on view basket, and then select Download. Choose a location to download them in a folder on your local system.
Then they will download it in a folder per hotfix in the specified directory: