Remember nLite for windows XP? one of the best and most popular tool which allows you to customize and tweak the setup of Windows XP by adding drivers, hot fixes, service packs, removing native programs and creating unattended bootable windows ISO. The developer also released a separate version of this software called “vLite” to modify windows vista installation. Unfortunately the developer stopped developing this tool and never released a new version to support Windows 7 and later versions of Windows OS.
The good news now is that Dino Nuhagic (developer behind nLite and vLite ) has released a brand new program called NTLite that allows you to customize and tweak Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 installation. One of the important new feature of NTLite is the ability to modify an already installed operating system without re-installation.
- Live install modifications to modify already running Windows without re installation.
- Unwanted windows components removal
- Enable/disable default Windows features
- Hardware targeting to find missing drivers
- Driver and package integration
- Windows tweaks
- Automated deployment to create unattended installation disc
- Pending changes overview
You can download NTLite for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 using following link. NTLite supports 32 and 64 bit windows editions.
NTLite is available in 4 versions: Basic, Home, Professional and Business. Basic version is free to download and use it with limited features. If you like it and want the all features such as live install modifications, full component removal, driver integration list auto-cleanup, automation auto-fill host data, etc, you can purchase Home version for $45. If you intend to use NTLite in a commercial environment, Buy Professional or Business licence. For more info visit NTLite Home Page