To install the Veeam Backup & Replication console, use a command with the following syntax:
msiexec.exe [/L*v "<path_to_log>"] /qn /i "<path_to_msi>" ACCEPTEULA="YES" [INSTALLDIR="<path_to_installdir >"]
The command has the following parameters:
Creates an installation log file with the verbose output. Specify a full path to the log file as the parameter value. A setup log file created during the previous installation is cleared.
Example: /L*v ”C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Setup\Temp\Logs\Console.txt”
Sets the user interface level to “no”, which means no user interaction is needed during installation.
Installs the Veeam Backup & Replication console. Specify a full path to the setup file as the parameter value.
Example: /i “C:\Veeam\Shell.x64.msi”
Confirms that you accept the license agreement of the product.
Installs the component to the specified location. By default, Veeam Backup & Replication uses the Console subfolder of the C:\Program Files\Veeam\Backup and Replication\ folder.
Example: INSTALLDIR="c:\backup\". The component will be installed to the C:\backup\Console folder
Suppose you want to install the Veeam Backup & Replication console with the following configuration:
- No user interaction
- Path to the MSI file: E:\Veeam\Shell.x64.msi
- Installation folder: C:\Backup
The command to install the Veeam Backup & Replication console with such configuration will have the following parameters:
msiexec.exe /L*v "C:\logs\log1.txt" /qn /i "E:\Veeam\Shell.x64.msi" ACCEPTEULA=yes INSTALLDIR="C:\Backup\"