[MtoA] Running a silent install on Windows

On Windows, if MtoA isn’t already installed, then the /S flag will do a silent install:

MtoA- /S

You can also specify an install location with the /D flag:

MtoA- /S /D=C:\solidangle\mtoadeploy\2016-
There’s no help, but I found the /S and /D via Google:

There is no silent install on OSX or Linux.

If another version of MtoA is installed, there will be some pop-up dialogs. You can get around that by doing a silent uninstall, like this:
C:\solidangle\mtoadeploy\2016-\uninstall.exe /S

or, if you want to keep the existing install around, you could do this:

reg DELETE HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MtoA2016 /f

After you delete that registry key, an MtoA install won’t detect an existing installation, so you get to keep the old install, and install a new version.


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