launch instmsiw.exe silently and without rebooting

Posted on 2006-04-27
Last Modified: 2010-04-13


Is it possible to launch instmsiw in silent mode and avoid the need to restart?

And what happen if I launch instmsiw in Win XP?

Question by:TungVan
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    You can do that using

    instmsiw /q /c:"msiinst /delayreboot"

    >>And what happen if I launch instmsiw in Win XP?

    Nothing, it will exit with the message that the product is already installed.

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