How to deploy a silent install of LDMS 9.6 Remote Console

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    Verified Product Versions

    Endpoint Manager 9.6Endpoint Manager 2016.x

    The command to install the Remote Console silently in LDMS 9.6 is "LANDeskSoftware960\Setup.exe /s"

          • You can find the command line switches for the setup can be found by running "LANDeskSoftware960\Setup.exe /?" (see Remote Console Help)
          • The " /s" switch is also included in all service packs and component patches Example: "LANDESK960-SP2-Core\Setup.exe /s"
          • Additionally all component patches contain a similar switch you can view their menu in the same way "%Patch_DIR%\Setup.exe /?" (see Patch Help)

     

    Remote Console Help
    Setup Arguments

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    Setup Help Parameters

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    Usage:

     

    Setup.exe [ /s ] [ /pause ] [ /skip ] [ product controller parameters ]

     

    /s                Run silent.

     

    pause                Pause immediately before 1st execution.

     

    pause=Name1[,"Action 2",...]    Pause before these actions. (Optional /pause="all")

     

    skip=Name1[,"Action 2",...]    Skip any action listed.

     

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    LANDesk Management 9.6 - Parameters

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    Product=Value            This defaults to RemoteConsole. It is required for any other

                        product. The following product values can be used: [Core |

                        RemoteConsole | Rollup]

     

    SBSUpgrade=Value        To perform a 9.0 Side-By-Side upgrade use 1 or 8.8

                        Side-By-Side upgrade use 2.

     

    InstallDir=Value        The install path. By default this is

                        %ProgramFiles%\LANDesk\ManagementSuite. Quote values with

                        spaces. Be careful with special characters as paths don't

                        support many of them.

     

    Language=Value            This can be any of the following: [ CHS | CHT | ENU | FRA |

                        DEU | JPN | KOR | PTB | ESP ]

     

    Organization=Value        Any string that represents your organization. Quote values

                        with spaces. Be careful with special characters.

     

    Certificate=Value        Any string that represents a certificate name. Quote values

                        with spaces. Be careful with special characters. A Unix

                        timestamp is appended to insure a unique key.

     

    Core=Value            The name of an existing core server.

     

    SaPassword=Value        Use this to specify the SQL Express password. Otherwise the

                        password is randomly generated.

     

    DBApplication=Value        This can only be the following: [ MSSQL ]. For a new core

                        server with SQL Express, leave all database values blank for

                        SQL Express.

     

    DBServer=Value            The name of the database server. (MS SQL only)

     

    DBName=Value            The name of the database. (MS SQL only)

     

    DBUser=Value            The database user name.

     

    DBPassword=Value        The database user password.

     

    DBPort=Value            The database port. (Optional)

     

    CoreDataMigrationCoreName=Value    The name of an existing core server. Use this if you are

                        migrating data and settings from an existing core.

     

    CoreDataMigrationUser=Value    An administrative user of an existing core server.

     

    CoreDataMigrationPassword=Value    The administrative user's password.

     

     

     

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    Remote Console

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    The remote console is the default product.

     

    setup.exe /s

     

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    Core Server - SQL Express

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    These are the minimal required parameters to install a core server on a clean server OS.

     

    setup.exe /s Product=Core

     

    InstallDir, Language paramters can also be used but are optional. We may implement CoreDataMigration parameters too.

     

    setup.exe /s Product=Core InstallDir="D:\LANDesk\ManagementSuite" Language=ENU

                  Organization="My Org" Certificate=CertNameWithoutExtension

     

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    Core Server - MS SQL

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    These are the minimal required parameters to install a core server on a clean server OS pointing to a database on SQL Server.

     

    setup.exe /s Product=Core DBApplication=MSSQL DBServer=Server1 DBName=MyDatabase

                  DBUser=dbuser1 [email protected]!

     

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    Core Server - MS SQL Side by Side

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    These are the minimal required parameters to install a core server on a clean server OS pointing to an existing database by performing a Side-By-Side upgrade.

     

    setup.exe /s Product=Core DBApplication=MSSQL DBServer=Server1 DBName=MyDatabase

                  DBUser=dbuser1 [email protected]! SBSUpgrade=1

     

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    Rollup Server - MS SQL

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    These are the minimal required parameters to install a rollup server on a clean server OS pointing to a database on SQL Server.

     

    setup.exe /s Product=Rollup DBApplication=MSSQL DBServer=Server1 DBName=MyDatabase

                  DBUser=dbuser1 [email protected]!