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Select windows "Next" and "Finish" buttons in XML application configuration file

I have a silent install for an application using a setup.xml file for configuration but I am prompted to select next a few times and then finish.  I have been unable to determine how to prevent these options from being required.

The command used is:

Setup setup.xml /quiet

I either need to specify next in the setup.xml for the attached screenshot of the window and all other occurrences or somehow suppress this requirement for next to be selected.  

The code listed is a sample of a much larger setup.xml configuration file.


<option id="w61s.64">
      <name lang="en-US">Windows 2008 x64 Standard Edition</name>
      <value>true</value>
      <distribution id="w61.64">
        <name lang="en-US">Windows 2008 x64</name>
      </distribution>
      <keys>w61s.64;w61.64;windows;</keys>
    </option>

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abelCommented:
what is the setup tool you are using? Is it a setup of a program you build yourself, or from another vendor? If so, which one?

It seems to me that somehow not all viable options are configured in the XML, which is why the setup is asking for input from the user. But we need to know what the program is you are installing (looks like a windows 2008 setup, is that correct?)
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otsmisAuthor Commented:
The program is Altiris Rapid Deployment Pack which consists of two installs this one being the second.  This piece is know as PIM (Proliant Integration Module) and is a very small install using an xml file as a reference.  The vendor told me to use setup.exe /quiet setup.xml and you are right that I have modified the xml file.  I will attach the original unmodified xml and the one I have modified.

Thanks
setupmodified.xml.txt
setuporiginal.xml.txt
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abelCommented:
Hmm, this might end up being very vendor specific, not sure if I can really help here. But here are some thoughts:

If it is supposed to be a quiet installation, why does it have "installation mode='interactive' " set? Sounds like that enables interactivity. Is there something like mode="silent"?

Also, there's a note on a silent install xml file, which you may want to consult. I do not have the silent.xml, but perhaps you can trick it down and compare some options: http://docs.hp.com/en/418812-005/ch03s04.html?jumpid=reg_R1002_USEN and here: http://h10018.www1.hp.com/wwsolutions/misc/hpsim-helpfiles/hpsim-readMe.txt
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abelCommented:
The silent.xml as mentioned in my last comment appeared to be the start the solution after some extra research, where I read a bit further on in the threads about this subject. I'll leave it to you, AngelIII whether to delete/no refund of to accept with this answer (or http:#24204332 which contains a link to a how-to)
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otsmisAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your help.
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otsmisAuthor Commented:
The solution:

The vendor provide the wrong information.  The actual command is:

Absolute Path\setup.exe setup.xml /silent

Example:
D:\Software\RDP\setup.exe setup.xml /silent

All settings in the attached code in the original question are correct.  The vendor said to use /quite not /silent.    /silent worked.
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abelCommented:
Great. You should've actually closed with that solution up front then. Anyway, very glad it works now!
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