For reference here is the above steps applied to the Chrome executable. I know its not what you asked for specifically, but might solve your problem. That being said, it's because I do all my banking and other important stuff from my linux laptop, and if I get a virus on my desktop, I just reinstall windows. The command line switches accepted by Chrome can be seen in the list: Unless the writer of the executable has specifically provided a way for you to display a list of all the command line switches that it offers, then there is no way of doing this. Many vendors have silent parameters available that can be added to the commandline. We finally have a partial solution available to uninstall avast! I can't seem to even uninstall from the agent's software tab. Thanks for completing my batch file.
Many applications will have one available in fact it is these commands that are used when you uninstall applications from the Windows Control Panel. Can't compare the value of local troubeshootinh as it gives you invaluable experience especially in these troubleshooting areas. If the product is not installed, UninstallProgram does nothing. If your post doesn't talk about the way something is designed, don't post it here. Right-click on the applications and click Uninstall. You can also deploy without repackaging at all.
Unfortunately there is no solution possible to this right now. If you tick the checkmark, the wizard will save the generated script files instead in the folder, where you have the Avast setup file. The next step is to find out how to make those commands run silently. If those don't work, you're out of luck. Seems like your solution is the way to go but can't see where to start Hi Deanne, first of all, welcome to Spiceworks! This is a subreddit for designs specifically crafted to make the experience worse for the user.
If you want to run multiple commands hit enter between commands. Finding Uninstall Commands First order of business, uninstall commands. Linking to news articles about asshole design, resources, and the like is okay. This includes titles - titles must be descriptive and relevant to the content. Avast has a removal tool at. The coolest thing I learned came from reader Kei Bi. The current setup file must be downloaded from.
Refer to for more information on automated software deployments. If you had to pay for it then you can feel entitled but never when it is a gift. There doesn't seem to be a wmic or simple uninstall utility which we can run to get the other office installs done. I've been able to script silent uninstalls of almost every other piece of software I've come across that needed it, but this one is stumping me. Copy the exact name of the installation and then paste it into the following code. Check out and as well! The second launch condition page lets you block based on Active Directory information: To understand how launch conditions can actually work with Group Policies, we have to look at what the wizard does. If you highlight the group you want, then the list of devices in that group populate in the device list pane.
Also applies to any posts on our album. I have done them all before when unknown. In our training, we spent a good bit of time talking about the different switches that might make an application install silently. The other options is to use the checkmark at the bottom. You can often find silent switches and application deployment tips there. They were used for aswclear.
For most other Anti-Virus products, the method above using the UninstallProgram command is sufficient for a successful unattended uninstall. If I was there it would have been fixed with local troubleshooting. Asshole design goes beyond the computer screen. BackUp to use the machine's default proxy. This is a requirement when migrating from avast! I want to do this from a batch file.
Disclaimer Please note that if you deploy the free version of Avast, you are responsible for checking whether you fulfill the current conditions to use it for your purpose or not. Could have made a custom tool for it. BackUp to authenticate to the proxy using these credentials. The Avast version I was using before I uninstalled was the latest 2014. If this is the reason why your post was removed, we don't know what we're supposed to be seeing. If you need to uninstall more products, you can use the UninstallProgram command in a custom compilation as explained in the previous section , but you will need to Google unattended uninstall switches, if the program stops and ask for information during uninstall. But those are just a common convention.
Note that if you are using a trial version of FastTrack Automation Studio, the package will only deploy to 5 computers, as this is what the trial edition allows - the rest will behave similar to launch conditions, where the setup exe is not executed. On a side note, did you know about the new? They seem very straightforward when i try them, not sure if theres a silent switch or not. Every application is different, so what works for a silent parameter with one will not necessarily work for another. It is not as if he asks any money but a lot of people nowadays seem to feel they are entitled to anything. Make sure to exclude it from such programs before using it. To rule out this as the point of failure, I recommend a clean installation. Some users have issued concerns regarding certain bots and their use as a constructive part of Reddit.