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Deployment Guide

ConnectWise Manage Plugin

To install ConnectWise Manage server component, use a command with the following syntax:

msiexec.exe [/L*v "<path_to_log>"] /qn /i "<path_to_msi>" [ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES="1"][ACCEPT_EULA="1"][USERNAME="<user_name>"] [PASSWORD="<password>"] [VAC_CW_COMMUNICATION_PORT="<port_number>"]

To install ConnectWise Manage UI component, use a command with the following syntax:

msiexec.exe [/L*v "<path_to_log>"] /qn /i "<path_to_msi>" [ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES="1"][ACCEPT_EULA="1"][VAC_CW_COMMUNICATION_PORT="<port_number>"]

The commands have the following parameters:

Option

Parameter

Required

Description

/L

*v logfile

No

Creates an installation log file with the verbose output.

Specify an existing 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\CWMPluginSetup.txt”

/q

n

Yes

Sets the user interface level to “no”, which means no user interaction is needed during installation.

/i

setup file

Yes

Installs ConnectWise Manage components. Specify a full path to the setup file as the parameter value.

Example: /i “C:\Veeam\VAC\VAC.ConnectorService.x64.msi”

ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES

0/1

Yes

Specifies if you want to accept the terms of the license agreement for the 3rd party components. Specify 1 if you want to accept the terms and proceed with installation.

Example: ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES="1"

ACCEPT_EULA

0/1

Yes

Specifies if you want to accept the terms of the Veeam license agreement.

Specify 1 if you want to accept the terms and proceed with installation.

Example: ACCEPT_EULA="1"

USERNAME

user

Yes

Specifies a user account under which the ConnectWise Manage Service will run.

The account must have local Administrator permissions on the machine where Veeam Availability Console server is installed.

Example: USERNAME="VAC\Administrator"

PASSWORD

password

Yes

This parameter must be used if you have specified the USERNAME parameter.

Specifies a password for the account under which the ConnectWise Manage Service will run.

Example: PASSWORD="p@ssw0rd"

VAC_CW_COMMUNICATION_PORT

port

No

Specifies the port number that ConnectWise Manage plugin uses to communicate with Veeam Availability Console.

This parameter must be used for both ConnectWise Manage server and ConnectWise Manage UI components.

If you do not use this parameter, ConnectWise Manage plugin will use the default port 9996.

Example: VAC_CW_COMMUNICATION_PORT="102"

Example

Suppose you want to install ConnectWise Manage plugin components with the following configuration:

  • ConnectWise Manage server installation log location: C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Setup\Temp\Logs\CWMServiceSetup.txt
  • ConnectWise Manage UI installation log location: C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Setup\Temp\Logs\CWMUISetup.txt
  • No user interaction
  • Path to the ConnectWise Manage server MSI file: C:\Veeam\VAC\VAC.ConnectorService.x64.msi
  • Path to the ConnectWise Manage UI MSI file: C:\Veeam\VAC\VAC.ConnectorWebUI.x64.msi
  • Accept 3rd party license agreement
  • Accept Veeam license agreement
  • Service user account: VAC\Administrator
  • Service user account password: p@ssw0rd
  • Communication ports: default

The command to install ConnectWise Manage server with such configuration will have the following parameters:

msiexec.exe /L*v "C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Setup\Temp\Logs\CWMServiceSetup.txt" /qn /i "C:\Veeam\VAC\VAC.ConnectorService.x64.msi" ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES="1" ACCEPT_EULA="1" USERNAME="VAC\Administrator" PASSWORD="p@ssw0rd"

The command to install ConnectWise Manage UI with such configuration will have the following parameters:

msiexec.exe /L*v "C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Setup\Temp\Logs\CWMUISetup.txt" /qn /i "C:\Veeam\VAC\VAC.ConnectorWebUI.x64.msi" ACCEPT_THIRDPARTY_LICENSES="1" ACCEPT_EULA="1"

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