Updated: April 17, 2012

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2

Retrieves information about the images contained in a Windows Image (.wim) file.

WDSUTIL [Options] /Get-ImageFile /ImageFile:<wim file path> [/Detailed]


Parameter Description

/ImageFile:<WIM file path>

Specifies the full path and file name of the .wim file.


Returns all image metadata from each image. If this option is not used, the default behavior is to return only the image name, description, and file name.

To view information about an image, type:

WDSUTIL /Get-ImageFile /ImageFile:"C:\temp\install.wim"

To view detailed information, type:

WDSUTIL /Verbose /Get-ImageFile /ImageFile:"\\Server\Share\My Folder \install.wim" /Detailed

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