Pretty handy while testing OSD
As we all have had to troubleshoot our task sequences before we need to refer to the smsts.log file troubleshooting. However depending on what stage of the task sequence you are at the log file will move on you.
Below are the locations the log file will be in depending on the stage you are at.
During OS Deployment
Before your hard drive is formatted and partitioned
After your hard drive is partitioned formatted
X:smstslog and then is in C:_SMSTaskSequencelogssmstslog
Within Windows before the SCCM agent is installed:
Within Windows after the SCCM agent installed:
When the Task Sequence completes on a x86
For x64 Systems