Creating administrative images
This section describes how to create administrative images of the software components of Scan
to PC Desktop onto the network.
Such an administrative installation will extract the necessary files into a network location
specified during the installation. This location is also known as a Software Distribution Point.
An administrative installation will not install any program files.
Administrators can run an administrative installation from the command line by using the /a
command line option. Users in a workgroup who have access to this administrative image can
then install the product from this source.
MSIEXEC /a <MSI-filename>
The following options can be used together with the SETUP executable:
(followed by the Windows
Creating administrative images of the components
To create an administrative image
1. Use the below tables to locate the installer of the application on the CD-ROM.
2. Launch SETUP.exe or MSIEXEC with appropriate command line options including the
administrative installation option:
MSIEXEC /a "
or e.g. for German setup language:
SETUP /a /L1031
Administrative installation option. This instructs SETUP.exe to perform an
administrative installation instead of a normal installation.
Precedes the list of arguments or properties that are passed to the Windows
If applicable, specifies the setup language to use for installation.
The following language codes are supported:
on the network for any application
ScanSoft PaperPort 11.msi"
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