Software Update: nLite 1.0 RC2

The second release candidate of version 1.0 of nLite has just been released. With this program a custom-build Windows 2000, XP or 2003 installation CD can be created. For example, service packs and critical patches, such as the RyanVM post SP2 updates, can be slipstreamed. In addition, unnecessary components can be removed and drivers and programs can be added. Afterwards, the whole can be written to an ISO file, which can then be burned as a self-starting CD or DVD. The changelog for this release shows the following changes:


  • new: Remove old BIOS information compatibility option
  • new: Keyboard layout and Language group unattended options
  • update: .NET Framework 2.0 compatibility
  • update: Redesigned few pages, more readable
  • Update: Smaller final size by compressing more files
  • update: KB891957-x64, KB906569, KB899589-v2, KB900725 integration
  • update: RVM Pack 2.0+ support
  • fix: Missing DATA folder error message
  • fix: Driver integration from read-only media


  • new: Keyboard layouts
  • new: Acm Core Codecs
  • new: Network Location Awareness (NLA)
  • update: NetDDE (back)
  • update: Printer Support (removes spooler service)
  • update: BlueTooth not dependent on Modem Support
  • Update: WMP connectivity not dependent on ICW
  • fix: SCSI drivers component detection


Version number 1.0RC2
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Website nLite
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License type Freeware