Installing and Uninstalling Plug-In in Unattended Mode

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    You can install or uninstall Veeam Backup for Google Cloud in the unattended mode using the command line interface. The unattended mode does not require user interaction. You can use it to automate processes in large deployments.

    Veeam Backup for Google Cloud as Part of Veeam Backup & Replication Installation

    If Veeam Backup for Google Cloud is a part of Veeam Backup & Replication installation package, follow the instructions provided in the Installing Veeam Backup & Replication in Unattended Mode section in Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    Veeam Backup for Google Cloud Separate Installation

    If Veeam Backup for Google Cloud is delivered as a separate .EXE file, use the instructions from this subsection.

    Before you start unattended installation, perform the following actions:

    1. Download the Veeam Backup for Google Cloud .EXE file as described in Installing Plug-In (steps 1-4).
    2. Check compatibility of Veeam Backup for Google Cloud and Veeam Backup & Replication versions. For more information, see System Requirements.
    3. Install Veeam Backup & Replication of the required version if it is not installed.
    4. Log on to the target machine under the account that has the local Administrator permissions on the machine.

    To install or uninstall Veeam Backup for Google Cloud from the .EXE file, use a command with the following syntax:

    %path% /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses [/uninstall]

    The command has the following parameters:

    Option

    Required

    Description

    %path%

    Yes

    Specifies a path to the installation .EXE file on the backup server or in a network shared folder.

    /silent

    Yes

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

    /accepteula

    Yes

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

    /acceptthirdpartylicenses

    Yes

    Specifies that you want to accept the terms of the license agreement for the 3rd party components.

    /uninstall

    No

    Uninstalls the plug-in.

    Examples

    Installing Veeam Backup for Google Cloud

    The following command installs Veeam Backup for Google Cloud.

    GCPPlugin_11.0.4.616.exe /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses

    Uninstalling Veeam Backup for Google Cloud

    The following command uninstalls Veeam Backup for Google Cloud.

    GCPPlugin_11.0.4.616.exe /silent /accepteula /acceptthirdpartylicenses /uninstall