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MikeCompton
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Registered: ‎11-21-2011
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How Can You Silently Uninstall ADR?

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11-21-2011 05:00 AM

I need to be able to uninstall ADR 2012 from a command line silently.

 

In this instance it is 2012, but i expect the command line switches are same/similar for older versions.  The uninstall string is

 

C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Design Review 2012\Setup\Setup.exe /P {9E4D5A41-1051-4F1A-8342-ECB26CA0C86C} /M ADR /language en-US

 

But that is not silent.

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wube
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Re: How Can You Silently Uninstall ADR?

11-22-2011 06:42 PM in reply to: MikeCompton

Please try the command

msiexec /uninstall {9E4D5A41-1051-4F1A-8342-ECB26CA0C86C} /quiet

 

However,  it haven't been tested.

 

 



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MikeCompton
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Re: How Can You Silently Uninstall ADR?

11-23-2011 02:30 AM in reply to: wube

Thanks, much appreciated.

 

I think i did try that SID but the desktop icon didnt disappear so i assumed it hadnt worked.  A reboot later and further testing confirms the above command works fine, although i have actually setup our package to use:

 

msiexec /x {9E4D5A41-1051-4F1A-8342-ECB26CA0C86C} /norestart /passive

 

So if run manually, the technician can see the progress and when run programatically, its hidden from the user anyway, as it runs with the SYSTEM account.

 

Thanks for your reply.

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