1. Install Windows ADK

Recommended Microsoft installation packages for creating a Windows PE-based recovery environment there are two separate setups for the Microsoft ADK 10, only the component "Deployment Tools" and "User State Migration Tool (USMT)" are required:

ActiveImage Protector 2022 can create a PE media under UEFI without ADK, please check 4. Create bootable media.


Microsoft ADK 10 - Version 1903: Download
Microsoft WindowsPE - Version 1903: Download


Microsoft ADK 10 - Version 2004: Download
Microsoft WindowsPE - Version 2004: Download

 

Note: Older ADK versions are also supported. For best hardware/driver support ADK and WindowsPE version 1903 or 2004 are preferred.