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I want to silently install NSIS in D:\VLC. I can do that with old VLC version i.e. VLC 1.1.9. But I cannot do the same for VLC 2.0.5.

Here is the command line I am using

vlc-1.1.9-win32.exe /D=D:\vlc\

Result:

Old VLC installer can change installation directory with command line

Command for 2.0.5

vlc-2.0.5-win32.exe /D=D:\vlc\

Result:

new VLC installer cannot change installation directory with command line

It don't want to download source and re-compile with NSIS. I just want to know is changing directory of installation possible in new VLC? And if yes How?

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No one to answer? –  grvpanchal May 13 '13 at 19:26
    
It seems to me that latest GetParameters is bugged... try case sensitive "/d" –  Marco A. Sep 25 '13 at 8:12
    
I tried but still isnt working.. –  grvpanchal Oct 18 '13 at 16:18
    
what is the output of the parameter command line? Can you print it out? –  Marco A. Oct 19 '13 at 9:50

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You can fix this, by registering the following registry key before launching the setup: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\VideoLAN\VLC] "InstallDir"="D:\vlc"

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