This is an annoying error I see quite a bit when deploying software: Error 1618 normally means the Windows Installer is busy running another installation. Check that no other installations are running, otherwise try rebooting the computer and run the installation again, it should work this time. If it is coming up as part of a…Read More
Just add the following at the end of the cmd.
LAPS (Local Administration Password Solution) is a tool which provides administrators a way to periodically change a password, securely generate a unique password which is secure. When installing the MSI ensure you target the correct user collection. If you want Laps to be available to all user accounts on the machine, deploy that to everyone. If…Read More
The following powershell script will install VirtualBox silently and remove all unwanted shortcuts.
#Powershell wrapper made by Kieren Anderson
#This wrapper will install VirtualBox and take away secondary shortcuts from the startmenu and desktop.
write-host Installing VirtualBox
cmd.exe /c .\vbox.exe --silent
write-host Removing unwanted shortcuts
Remove-Item ".\Oracle VM VirtualBox.lnk"
Set-Location "C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Oracle VM VirtualBox"
Remove-Item ".\License (English).lnk",".\User manual (CHM, English).lnk",".\User manual (PDF, English).lnk"
write-host Shortcut Removed
4. Resolving Application Compatibility Issues with Shims Most application incompatibilities occur when the application makes a request to the operating system. A very basic one is when an application asks, “Hey! What operating system are you?” Windows XP would respond, “I am 5.1.” Windows Vista would respond, “I am 6.0,” and Windows 7 would respond…Read More
setup.exe /adminfile updates\*Name Of MSP File Here*.msp