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Deployment Tips (7)

Most Common Setup Type
Windows Installer (MSI)
Average Package Difficulty Rating
Rated 4 / 5 (Somewhat Difficult) based on 3 ratings
Most Commonly Reported Deployment Method
Windows Installer Command Line (No MST)
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Command Line
To avoid reboots and do a complete default install

Step1:
Win7 x64: vs2010\WCU\MSI\Windows6.0-KB958655-v2-x64.msu /norestart /quiet
XP x86: \vs2010\WCU\MSI\WindowsXP-KB942288-v3-x86.exe /norestart /quiet
vs2010\WCU\MSI\WindowsXP-KB958655-v2-x86-ENU.exe /norestart /quiet

Step2 (all OS):
vs2010\WCU\dotNetFramework\dotNetFx40_Full_x86_x64.exe /q /norestart /ChainingPackage "ADMINDEPLOYMENT"
vs2010\setup\setup.exe /q


Step3 (locally installed helpfiles):
Win 7 x64:
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Help Viewer\v1.0\HelpLibManager.exe" /silent /product VS /version 100 /locale en-US /content "%ProgramData%\Microsoft\HelpLibrary" /sourceMedia \\yourserver.xxx.yz\vs2010\ProductDocumentation\HelpContentSetup.msha

XP 86:
"%programfiles%\Microsoft Help Viewer\v1.0\HelpLibManager.exe" /silent /product VS /version 100 /locale en-US /content "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\HelpLibrary" /sourceMedia \\yourserver.xxx.yz\vs2010\ProductDocumentation\HelpContentSetup.msha
Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
15
Command Line
After you did these steps from "ns_hh" (6/18/2010)

Create a unattend file:
VS2010\setup\setup.exe /CreateUnattend [yourserver]\VS2010_install.ini

Configure und click through it.

To use:
VS2010\setup\setup.exe /UnattendFile [yourserver]\VS2010_install.ini

And wait ~1hour
Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
2
Note
No to customer Experience Improvement Program[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VSCommon\10.0\SQM]
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Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
0
Command Line
The command-line for dwshared20.msi is not "some random guid", but rather:

dw20shared.msi APPGUID={34C8AA92-6E3B-3890-8312-6156FE95F9BF} ALLUSERS=2 REBOOT=ReallySuppress /qn
Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
0
Note

Using the VS2010\vs_setup.msi you can use the following commands for unattended install / unattended uninstall:

 

unattended install: msiexec.exe /q ALLUSERS=2 /m MSIIIBOJ /i "vs_setup.msi"

unattended uninstall: msiexec.exe /q /m MSIIIBOJ /x "vs_setup.msi"

Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
-1
Note

If you sing Microsoft SCCM and want a complete and silent install just choose the .exe and choose silent as the option in SCCM. No need for any other command line settings. The software will install including the dependencies in silent mode.

Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows
-11
Note

A great number of the command lines and even a few of the filenames do not correspond to the real ones in the package. You will have to go through them one at a time and test them to ensure the install goes well.

Setup Information:
Setup Type: unspecified
Deployment Method Used: unspecified
Deployment Difficulty: unspecified
Platform(s): Windows

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