I'm looking for help in order to do a silent install for a program called Inspiration. I have checked the software kb forums and didn't find any unattended switches, has anyone here successfully install this program silently
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Did you tried checking with /? or /help options, to check any Silent switches available.

Answered 07/18/2011 by: venu.dusari
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I found out today that there are no switches with Inspiration 9 install. Tech Support at Inspiration sent me this. Hope it helps.

Thank you for your email. Our installer does not support silent
install switches. We do have an .msi for Inspiration 9 that I'd be
happy to share with you. Would that be helpful?

Though I don't anticipate any troubles with the .msi, you should know
that configurations different from my testing environment have a small
chance of showing unusual behavior. Please do let me know if anything
unusual does happen in the update process or after it is updated.

To obtain the Inspiration 9 IE msi, please download the the following
zip file from our server:

After you have extracted the files from the zip, please use the
following instructions:

-To place our application to a central location so the MSI can copy
the files to the local client, do a standard network install of
Inspiration 9 IE (as outlined in the volume license install
instructions) Our MSI will simply copy the files from the server to
the client, resulting in a local install.

- Copy the Inspiration.msi and ideploy.ini into the install directory
(the same directory as the Insp9.exe)

- Edit the ideploy.ini with a text editor and change the SourceDir
variable to point at your network installation (\\server\share\appdir)

- Now point your network deployment tool (such as Zen Works) at the
Inspiration.msi file in the same way you normally do. I would
recommend assigning the msi on the machine level, as opposed to the
user level for best results.
Answered 07/19/2011 by: phaysom
Yellow Belt

  • this msi only copies files, and do not install the product...
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Thanks a lot of the msi info, much appreciated this will be helpful.
Answered 07/19/2011 by: clivebuckwheat1
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You can create respond files for unattended silent installations of VISE installer.

Step 1: Create respond file (like InstallShield installer)

setup.exe -r: settings.ini

Step 2: Launch installation silently with respond file

setup.exe -p: settings.ini


Hope this will be helpful...

Answered 04/20/2012 by: Kosmo
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