Tuncay Sahin

ICT Engineer | Docent ICT & Trainer

Applies To: Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

This document describes the Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM) command-line tool to modify Windows® images or to enable/disable Windows features directly from the command prompt.

To mount an offline image for servicing

Determine the index number for the image that you want to modify

Dism /Get-ImageInfo /ImageFile:C:testimagesinstall.wim


Dism /get-wiminfo /wimfile:c:datainstall_2012.wim

Mount the offline Windows image.


Mount the WIM file using this command at an elevated command prompt

Dism /Mount-Image /ImageFile:C:testimagesinstall.wim /Name:”Base Windows Image” /MountDir:C:testoffline


Dism /mount-wim /WimFile:c:datainstall_2012.wim /Index:2 /MountDir:c:datamount /readonly

To find available Windows features in an image

Dism /Image:C:testoffline /Get-Features

Dism /online /Get-Features

to list information about the specific feature you are interested in.

(DISM will contact Windows Update).

Dism /online /Get-FeatureInfo /FeatureName:Hearts

To enable Windows features

Dism /online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts /All


Dism /Image:C:testoffline /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts /All

To disable Windows features

Dism /online /Disable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts


Dism /Image:C:testoffline /Disable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts

To remove Windows features for on-demand installation

Dism /online /Disable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts /Remove


Dism /Image:C:testoffline /Disable-Feature /FeatureName:Hearts /Remove

To commit changes on an offline image

Dism /Unmount-Image /MountDir:C:testoffline /Commit


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