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Installing WinSCP inside a docker container

I want to install WinSCP.exe inside a docker container, on a Windows base image. The silent installation of the same can be carried out in local machine from CMD as follows : > WinSCP-5.17.10-Setup....
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How to Create a Configuration Batch file for VNC Server?

I made a batch file for VNC Server to make Windows 10 x64 automatically (Unattended). The software is properly implemented and installed silently, but unfortunately the configuration parameters of the ...
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Is it possible to pre-configure Windows 10 before installation?

For example, I would like to set some Registry variables or Group Policies to custom values without breaking the system (e.g. ProgramFilesDir in Registry, Update policies, etc.). Will Windows use ...
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Silently install XAMPP using CMD on Win10 to non-default directory

I am trying to install XAMPP silently on Windows 10 and I need to change the default installation directory. I've used Xampp-installer.exe --prefix D:\xampp, but it's still being installed to C:\...
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How do I install drivers silently with pnputil.exe?

When I run pnputil.exe /add-driver driver.inf /install it prompts me to first verify the publisher. I need a way to skip this step and have the publisher be verified automatically.
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Install Notepad++ with Context Menu Option

I've been working on a script to install notepad++ on some remote servers. We don't have PowerShell Remoting enabled for our environment, so I'm using PSexec to install. Here is the code: & .\...
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Install Adobe Reader DC v.18.011.20035 silently

Is there is a way to install the newest version of Adobe Reader DC (18.011.20035) on Windows 7 x64 and Windows Server 2012 R2 x64 silently or, at least, to extract it's MSI installer from its ...
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Install silently into microsoft/nanoserver

I have this excerpt from one of my Dockerfile[s]. Any attempt to install a software silently would fail. In another Dockerfile, I already had tried with oracle-xe without success. Here in this docker ...
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How to auto run a single file program silently

First of all, apology if this question has been already asked. I saw similar questions on the Internet but none of the answers work in my case. I look after a call center with 50 odd PCs (running ...
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Ways to deploy an exe file over LAN

I am trying to install Microsoft essentials security "For example" on all PCs on my network and as any other .exe I need to do several things like check checkbox click next button, ... question may ...
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Automated XP Mode install

I manage a conference lab environment, and one thing we would like to do is install the 1.0 version of our primary software, as a bit of a nostalgia playground. The thing is, this old version really ...
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Need a progress bar when doing a silent install in PowerShell

At my job, I do a lot of installing and reinstalling of the same software. I wrote a script in Powershell to silently install everything for me, which works great. However, because it's silent there ...
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How to silently install Photoshop via Adobe Creative Cloud

I can silently install the Adobe Creative Cloud, but, how do I also silently install Adobe Photoshop? What I am trying to do is, silently install ACC, and also silently install Photoshop, by passing ...
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Cannot install JAVA silently

I am trying to install Java in silent mode from a batch file with the command jre-8u60-windows-i586 INSTALLCFG=jresilent.properties The properties file is in the same folder like the JRE installer. ...
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How to remove old version of java during silent install?

I want to install Java silently and during this install, I want to uninstall older versions of Java. Since 8.20 , there is an option to uninstall older version when you run the install (via the GUI). ...
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How to install Android Studio in silent mode?

We are trying to install Android Studio (android-studio-bundle->Version-ID<-windows.exe) in silent mode. So far I could find no hint which commandline Switches are avaiable for this installer. ...
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Git For Windows Silent Install Silent Arguments

I'm aware of the basic silent install arguments like so. Git-1.9.4-preview20140611.exe /SILENT /COMPONENTS="icons,ext\reg\shellhere,assoc,assoc_sh" However I need to install git with the option '...
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“START /W” with additional switches

I am trying to run a silent install of several exe's via a batch file, however need them to run one by one instead of simultaneously. It seems like "START /W" wont work when switches not native to it ...
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Silent Install Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows 8

I am writing my first Powershell script to automate the installation of Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows 8. I plan to install it on a Hyper-V VM running on Windows Server 2012. I ...
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Automatically select features for silent MSI install

I have an InstallShield .exe that 'wraps' an MSI installer. I can pass arguments to the MSI installer like this: /v"..." For example, to do a silent install: p4inst64.exe /S /v"/qn". The MSI ...
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How to find and kill all Java Processes to avoid an OS reboot if Java will be installed silently?

Introduction In order to avoid a reboot or occurrence of a pop-up which requests to reboot the OS if a newer version of Java will be installed silently, all processes which are using Java have to be ...
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How to silent install ApacheDS on Windows

I have downloaded ApacheDS for Windows and I would like to silent install it to a preferred directory. The parameters /S and D= are accepted, but the service will not be installed correctly. How can I ...
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Silent install of Github-for-windows

I would like to silent install GitHub on Windows. I have downloaded GitHubSetup.exe from https://windows.github.com/. I am used to pass other parameters like /S, INSTALLDIR etc. to silent install ...
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Silent install without extra features

I want to make for myself list of programs to make them be installed without any people near them. I found out info about silent/unattended installation, BUT it is installing programs with all default ...
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CutePDF Writer: Problems with silent uninstall

The Problem: I am trying to perform an unattended, silent uninstall of the CutePDF Writer 3.0, via command line. Every available source I have found points me to these two commands: [32bit] "%...
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Install a printer without physically connecting it?

Good morning, I am working with some custom hardware using Windows 7 Embedded. The device will need connecting to a Xerox Phaser 3600 printer. However here at base we do not have this printer ...
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mysql silent install and configure in nsi

I want to silently install MySQL 5.0 in NSI. I tried the following code in NSI: ExecWait 'msiexec /i "$INSTDIR\mysql-essential-5.0.27-win32.msi" /qn' ExecWait "C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server ...
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Silent install FirePro v4900 Driver on Windows Embedded 7 Standard

I'm trying to install the Drivers for a FirePro v4900 on a Windows Embedded 7 Standard 64bit OS. I want the system to be as small as possible, so i would rather not install the whole catalyst control ...
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How to install VirtualCloneDrive silently with PowerShell

.\SetupVirtualCloneDrive5450.exe /S I wrote this command. Then, Windows Security popup came on screen. It asked me "install?" or "don't install?" How can i install this programme silently with ...
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Adding Git Bash Here (right click) option with silent install

I want to install git silently. But this machine will be developer machine. So I need to have right-click "git bash here" option. I do that "git.exe /VERYSILENT" but it loads git as default. What is ...
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How can I make a silent install of Firefox in the user windows 7 profile?

How can I silent install Firefox on the user windows 7 profile without prompting for elevation? I have tried (whitout success) Firefox setup.exe /ms Firefox setup.exe -ms -ma Firefox setup.exe /INI=%...
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How can I silently install Google Chrome?

I want to make a silent installation of Google Chrome Beta. I've tried invoking the ChromeSetup.exe downloader with /s or /-ms but nothing worked. Then I've downloaded the standalone installation ...
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Ubuntu in silent mode

I have made a custom distribution of Ubuntu. I totally changed the installation process (the user feedback mostly) but what I want is always start in silent mode. I mean, the default installation mode ...
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Error Deploying Google Chrome

I am trying to deploy Google Chrome. I have the GoogleChromeStandaloneEnterprise.msi I this is the command I used msiexec /i /qn /norestart GoogleChromeStandaloneEnterprise.msi /l*v chrome.log I get ...
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Windows 7 install printer driver silently without 'Windows Security Warning' dialog

I am trying to automatically-and-silently install a specific printer driver(ghostpdf) and printer to prepare multiple machines for running tests. I use Command line install of printer driver ...
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How to do a silent install of MSYS on WIndows XP

I have to install a set of development tools that includes MSYS 1.0.11 on a bunch of Windows XP boxes. Every other tool is built with MSI or can simply be untarred or unzipped to the relevant install ...
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How to install Firefox 4 silently with customizations?

I know that with Firefox 3.6, one could extract the installer, modify files such as "nonlocalized\defaults\pref\firefox.js" and "localized\browserconfig.properties", and then install Firefox silently ...
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Install Nod32 antivirus silently?

I was hoping that I could find someone on here that may know if it is possible to install Nod32 on a client PC silently? We have some software that will copy the MSI to the remote PC and run it with ...
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Start a batch file silently from the autorun.inf

Is it possible to start a batch file silently with no window created from the autorun.inf?
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Silent MySQL install on Windows

I need a way to make silent install for MySQL on Windows (without any interruption from the user). Any?