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  • Hi,

    I just have two simple task of Partition Disk 9 BIOS and Partition Disk 0 -UEFI step for formatting disks and it just more than 30 minutes for formatting disk, just thinking about next steps of Drivers installation and OS installation i can assess it about 1 hour and 10 minute of TS deployment.,

    it is not normal at all, any advice? 


    Windows IT MVP 2015 /2016 www.PelegIT.co.il Thank you!

    Sunday, February 24, 2019 6:46 AM

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  • Could it be that you are not using the "Quick format" option?

    • Proposed as answer by Garth JonesMVP Sunday, February 24, 2019 2:03 PM
    Sunday, February 24, 2019 10:24 AM
  • Hi Meir,

    As Kerwin mentioned, please check if the "Quick format" checkbox on the partition properties page is marked. How many clients are faced with this situation?

    By the way, it's normal as the OSD TS take 60 to 90 min or higher when it runs on the machine usually. 

    Hope it helps. Look forward to your feedback.

    Best regards,
    Simon Ren


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    Monday, February 25, 2019 6:47 AM