Installing Plug-In in Unattended Mode
You can install Nutanix AHV Plug-in in the unattended mode using the command line interface. The unattended installation mode does not require user interaction — the installation runs automatically in the background, and you do not have to respond to the installation wizard prompts. You can use the unattended installation mode to automate the Nutanix AHV Plug-in installation process in large-scale environments.
To install Nutanix AHV Plug-in in the unattended mode, use either of the following options:
- If Nutanix AHV Plug-in is a part of Veeam Backup & Replication installation package, follow the instructions provided in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide, section Installing Veeam Backup & Replication in Unattended Mode.
- If Nutanix AHV Plug-in is delivered as a separate .EXE file, follow the instructions provided in this section.
Before You Begin
Before you start unattended installation, do the following:
- Download the NutanixAHVPlugin_188.8.131.520_AHV_184.108.40.2069.EXE file as described in section Installing Nutanix AHV Plug-In (steps 1-3).
- Check compatibility of the Nutanix AHV Plug-in and Veeam Backup & Replication versions. For more information, see System Requirements.
Installation Command-Line Syntax
Open the command prompt and run the .EXE file using the following parameters:
%path% /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses
The following command-line parameters are used to run the setup file:
Specifies a path to the installation .EXE file on the backup server or in a network shared folder.
Sets the user interface level to None, which means no user interaction is needed during installation.
Confirms that you accept the terms of the Veeam license agreement.
Confirms that you accept the license agreement for 3rd party components that Veeam incorporates.
Uninstalls the plug-in.
Replaces missing files and firewall rules.
The following command installs Nutanix AHV Plug-in:
NutanixAHVPlugin_220.127.116.110_AHV_18.104.22.1689.exe /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses
The following command repairs Nutanix AHV Plug-in:
NutanixAHVPlugin_22.214.171.1240_AHV_126.96.36.1999.exe /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses /repair
The following command uninstalls Nutanix AHV Plug-in:
NutanixAHVPlugin_188.8.131.520_AHV_184.108.40.2069.exe /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses /uninstall
Veeam Backup for Nutanix AHV provides the following status codes to report about the installation result:
Nutanix AHV Plug-in installation has successfully completed.
Nutanix AHV Plug-in installation has failed.
Nutanix AHV Plug-in installation has successfully completed. The backup server requires rebooting.
For detailed logs of Nutanix AHV Plug-in installation, navigate to the Program Data\Veeam\Setup\Temp\ folder on the backup server and view the following files: