I. New Installation Of CloneDeploy 1.4.0

If you are looking for upgrade documentation click here


  • .NET 4.6 or Greater
  • A 64-bit OS, as of CloneDeploy 1.4.0, 32-bit is no longer supported.
  • Windows 7, 8, 10, 2008R2,2012R2, 2016,2019
  • A DHCP Server (One is also provided for use on isolated networks.)
  • Assign your server a static IP
  • It is recommended not to have any Anti-Virus software as this may cause a performance decrease or block necessary ports


  • Download and run the CloneDeploy-1.4.0 Windows Installer
  • During the installation you will be asked to create a root database password, an SMB Share read / write password and an SMB Share read only password.  Don’t forget these, you will need them again later.
  • Do not use the following characters when creating any of the passwords < > ” &  ‘ $


Fix ISO/USB Generation Bug

A bug in 1.4.0 has already been discovered that prevents the iso / usb generation from working properly.  To fix:

Download http://files.clonedeploy.org/CloneDeploy-Services.dll

and place it in c:\program files\clonedeploy\application\bin , overwriting the original.


Post Install Setup

Open the CloneDeploy Web Interface


Login with:

clonedeploy / password

Upon login you will be greeted with the Initial Setup Page
Fill out the fields and click Finalize Setup


Next Step

Select a Client Boot Method

in Getting Started