adobe reader 9 -10 without restarting or silent install

Adobe Reader 9 and 10 installations required a restart after the installation on windows servers.So how we can avoid restarting while installing.

Below command will install Adobe Reader 9 silently, suppressing the restart, accepting the end user license agreement and suppressing the launch of adobe reader 9 once complete

For Adobe 9
AdbeRdr90_en_US_Std.exe /sAll /rs /l /msi”/qb-! /norestart ALLUSERS=1 EULA_ACCEPT=YES SUPPRESS_APP_LAUNCH=YES”

For Adobe10
AdbeRdr_1000_en_US.exe /sAll /msi /norestart ALLUSERS=1 EULA_ACCEPT=YES

Command Line Switches  for Reader from provider:
/sAll Silent Mode for product
/sPB Silent Mode with Progress Bar for product
/rs Reboot Suppress
/rps Reboot Prompt Suppress
/ini “PATH” Alternative initialization file
/sl “LANG_ID” Set Language; LANG_ID – Code in decimal digits
/l Enable Error Logging.  Log file Bootstrap.log will be generated in temp directory
/msi[Command line] Parameters for MSIEXEC

AdobeReaderInstallFile.exe /sAll /rs /l /msi “/qb-! /norestart ALLUSERS=1 EULA_ACCEPT=YES SUPPRESS_APP_LAUNCH=YES”


Posted on June 28, 2012, in General, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. How do you use the /ini “path” I have tried AdbeRdr930_en_US.exe /ini “D:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 9.0\” /sPB /rps but it just installed it to the C: drive default

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