Product Documentation

Install using the command line

Aug 14, 2017

You can optionally run the AppDNA installer from a command prompt. This article describes the syntax. 

Syntax

The items enclosed in brackets ([ ]) are optional. When including these options, omit the brackets.

``` pre codeblock msiexec /i “package” /qn [INSTALLDIR=”installdir”] [SERVER=”serverdir”] [SETUP=”type”]


Note: Installing AppDNA from a command prompt requires administrative privileges.

## Options

-  
    package

    Required. The name and location of the MSI installer.
-  
    /qn

    Signifies a silent installation.
-  
    installdir

    Optional. The installation folder location, which defaults to Program Files\\Citrix\\AppDNA.
-  
    serverdir

    Optional. The installation folder for the server components. Defaults to installdir\\Server.
-  
    type

    Optional. The installation type, either Complete (the default) or Client.

## Examples

Perform a complete install silently using the default options:

``` pre codeblock
msiexec /i "C:\Users\fishan\Downloads\Citrix AppDNA.msi" /qn

Perform a client install silently using the default options:

pre codeblock msiexec /i "C:\Users\fishan\Downloads\Citrix AppDNA.msi" /qn SETUP="Client"