Difference between revisions of "XLCubed Silent Installation"

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{{Code|Dark.exe -x SupportFiles XLCubedInstaller.exe}}
 
{{Code|Dark.exe -x SupportFiles XLCubedInstaller.exe}}
  
where XLCubedInstaller.exe should be replaced with the full path of the setup executable. You can download Dark [[File:WiXDark310.zip|here]]. This will extract the MSI into a subdirectory called {{Code|SupportFiles\AttachedContainer}}. This MSI can then be invoked silently by passing the {{Code|/q}} switch:
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where XLCubedInstaller.exe should be replaced with the full path of the setup executable. You can download Dark here: [[File:WiXDark310.zip]]. This will extract the MSI into a subdirectory called {{Code|SupportFiles\AttachedContainer}}. This MSI can then be invoked silently by passing the {{Code|/q}} switch:
  
 
{{Code|msiexec.exe /i "XLCubed Excel Edition.msi" /qn}}
 
{{Code|msiexec.exe /i "XLCubed Excel Edition.msi" /qn}}

Revision as of 10:51, 15 December 2016

To create a silent installation for XLCubed Excel Edition, first install the appropriate prerequisites as detailed on XLCubed Excel Edition Prerequisites. The Windows Installer MSI may then be obtained by entering the following at the command line for v9.0 and newer:

Dark.exe -x SupportFiles XLCubedInstaller.exe

where XLCubedInstaller.exe should be replaced with the full path of the setup executable. You can download Dark here: File:WiXDark310.zip. This will extract the MSI into a subdirectory called SupportFiles\AttachedContainer. This MSI can then be invoked silently by passing the /q switch:

msiexec.exe /i "XLCubed Excel Edition.msi" /qn

Extracting older versions

To extract older versions run this command link instead of using Dark as above:

XLCubedInstaller.exe /ExtractCab

See Also