Is there any way to suppress a reboot to an installation that reboots automatically after install w/o providing a dialog box?
It looks like its a installshield setup, external cabs, application name PAL 4.3, i tried it with a response file and all possbile switches, but there is no option/dialog box thats pops up to restart later 'yes' 'no' kinda thing, so it reboots as soon as installation is complete without any warning... and they want to create a wrapper as far as possible, so repackaging is not a option currently...
So any ideas of any sort?
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If you install the MSI using a command line you can have:
msiexec /i <MSI> REBOOT=R
msiexec /i <MSI> REBOOT=ReallySuppress.

This property should then stop the reboot from taking place.

Hope this is what your looking for?
Answered 09/14/2006 by: islander222
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Thats the problem.. its not an msi, and there isnt an intergrated msi in the setup either, looks like its developed in Installshield btw, so msi switches dont work.. and REBOOT=Suppress/ReallySuppress doesnt work either.... so ive tried those far no luck :(
Answered 09/14/2006 by: tyron123
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Hi Tyron123,

Try this command line
Setup.exe /v REBOOT=R or REBOOT=ReallySuppress

Answered 09/15/2006 by: knight
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That doesnt work either mate! :)
i had to create the installer using AutoIT terminating the installer after the product got installed.. i couldnt find another solution for this..
Answered 09/18/2006 by: tyron123
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