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Silent install

Postby jebba » Tue Oct 07, 2008 4:01 pm

are command line switches supported for a silent install of the screensaver .exe file?
If so, what are they?
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Re: Silent install

Postby chrisjlocke » Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:04 pm

As its just dumping a .scr file in the Windows directory, it would be dead easy to create your own setup via Inno Setup.
http://www.innosetup.com/isinfo.php

Inno setup allows silent installation.
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Re: Silent install

Postby bitwise » Thu Oct 09, 2008 5:21 pm

I also would like to know if there's a way to make a silent installer for bundling our screensaver within other's installers, private labeling our screensavers, other reasons, etc.

Since SSF has the built-in capability to make it's own installer, it'd be nice to know how to pass a parameter to make it silent installing, or add a feature to do that in the next version.

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Re: Silent install

Postby Karlis » Thu Oct 09, 2008 10:46 pm

At the present time the built-in installer generator is very simple, so if you need more features, you will have to use a third party setup generator with your SCR file.
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