Avoid sign-up form in silent install

Posted on 2004-10-27
Last Modified: 2008-02-26
I'm creating a silent/unattended install of MySQL, using the following syntax:

msiexec /i mysql-4.1.7-essential-win.msi INSTALLDIR=c:\mysql /qb

This works great (it displays a progressbar, but does not require any user input).
However, at the end it displays a account sign-up form. Is there a msiexec
paramter I can set to avoid this dialogue from showing up, but still keep the progressbar when

Question by:steinmr1
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    any updates on this?
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    Author Comment

    Hi, I just read the mysql forum. It avoids the signup, but removes the progressbars. Is there any way to remove the signup, butkeep the progressbar?
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    Well, take a look at here for the extra parametrs..

    look under

    MSIexec.exe switches for installation types
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    Seems its not possible to avoid the signup without sacrificing the progressbars, but thanks anyway.

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