Q: How do I set my system path to include, by default, the core Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) utilities (e.g., ImageX?).

A: To enable the core Windows AIK commands to be accessible from your environment, you need to add the following paths to your system path:

C:\Program Files\Windows AIK Tools\PETools
C:\Program Files\Windows AIK Tools\ (e.g., AMD64)

To add the paths, open the System Control Panel applet, select the Advanced tab, and click Environment Variables. Under the System variables section, select Path, click Edit, and add the above paths, separated by a semicolon.

—John Savill