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Command Line & Silent Installation

  • It's often necessary to deploy BarCodeWiz ActiveX Software to a number of users. The package supports automated installation from command line, including silent install.

Installing the program setup: "/sp- /verysilent"

  • This switch installs the setup file without user input, using default settings.
  • Note that if Excel or Word is open during installation, the setup will ask you to shut it down.
  • Please keep in mind that program installation requires Administrator Privileges
  • Example: BarCodeWiz_AX_CU.exe /sp- /verysilent

Installing Excel and Word Add-Ins with BarCodeWizToolbar.exe

  • It's possible to install and uninstall the Word and Excel add-ins for the current user from command line. The following switches are available:

    installword - Installs the Word toolbar and add-in.
    uninstallword - Uninstalls the Word toolbar and add-in.
    installexcel - Installs the Excel toolbar and add-in.
    uninstallexcel - Uninstalls the Excel toolbar and add-in.
  • Note that if Excel, Word, or Outlook is open during installation, the setup will ask you to shut it down.
  • Administrator Privileges are not required. The add-ins are installed for the current user only.
  • Example: "%ProgramFiles(x86)%\BarCodeWiz ActiveX\BarCodeWizToolbar.exe" installexcel