Solved

Windows Server Core 2008 R2 - Installing programs

Posted on 2012-03-25
1
643 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-05
I have created a MSI package and want to install it on my server core 2008 machine.

Example
OCSTest.msi

What do I have to do have this installed on server core 2008 R2?

thx
0
Comment
Question by:techgenious
1 Comment
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
Dhec earned 500 total points
ID: 37763795
on your server core 2008 R2
open 'CMD' using 'Run as Administrator' and use the 'msiexec /a OCSTest.msi'
let me know if it worked.
0

Featured Post

Best Practices: Disaster Recovery Testing

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This is my 3rd article on SCCM in recent weeks, the 1st (http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Server/Windows_Server_2008/A_4466-A-beginners-guide-to-installing-SCCM2007-on-Windows-2008-R2-Server.html) dealing with installat…
Remote Apps is a feature in server 2008 which allows users to run applications off Remote Desktop Servers without having to log into them to run the applications.  The user can either have a desktop shortcut installed or go through the web portal to…
Along with being a a promotional video for my three-day Annielytics Dashboard Seminor, this Micro Tutorial is an intro to Google Analytics API data.
A short tutorial showing how to set up an email signature in Outlook on the Web (previously known as OWA). For free email signatures designs, visit https://www.mail-signatures.com/articles/signature-templates/?sts=6651 If you want to manage em…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question