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How do I install an Agent in Silent Mode?

To run the Agent installation in silent mode:

  1. Open CMD
  2. Navigate to the Agent exe file location
  3. Run the following command:

""AteraAgentSetup_Customized.exe" /InstallAgent"

 Another way to run a silent installation is to execute a PowerShell script.

1. Store the the AteraAgentSetup_Customized.exe at your FTP site.

2. Create new *.ps1 file with the following content;

Note: Change Object $url ( it should be your FTP site )

$url = "https://example.com/AteraAgentSetup_Customized.exe"
$filename = "AteraAgentSetup_Customized.exe"
$client = New-Object System.Net.WebClient

$client.DownloadFile($url, "$env:temp\$filename")

Start-Process -FilePath "$env:temp\$filename" -ArgumentList "/InstallAgent"

 

Install the Agent on Windows Server CORE

Installing Atera Agent on Hyper-V server or Windows Server Core requires that .Net 3.5 framework is installed.
Note: There is no need for a reboot after the installation of these features.

In order to install .Net framerwork 3.5 run the following commands:

DISM /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFX3ServerFeatures
DISM /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFX3

Once the .NET 3.5 completed run the Agent installation

""AteraAgentSetup_Customized.exe" /InstallAgent"

 

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