Installers – NullSoft Scriptable Install System


NullSoft Installer is an installer system that is used to wrap installation files into a compact redistributable file.

Nullsoft Scriptable Install System
http://nsis.sourceforge.net

Command line switches – NullSoft Installer

  • /S            Silent installation (Note the capital S)
  • /D=C:\AlternateInstall  Sets Install Folder 
  • /NCRC  Skip CRC check

Note that command line options can be disabled by the author of an installer

Example:
Open Office 3.1.1
OOo_3.1.1_Win32Intel_install_en-US.exe /S

Notes:
Common Applications that use the NullSoft Installer;
          Sun OpenOffice.org 3.x
          Yahoo! Widgets
          More…

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