Advanced IP Scanner Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Advanced IP Scanner is fast and free software for network scanning. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Advanced IP Scanner from the command line using both EXE & MSI installers.

How to Install Advanced IP Scanner Silently

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/
  2. Download the EXE to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command: Advanced_IP_Scanner_2.5.3850.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you should see the Advanced IP Scanner Desktop Shortcut appear. You will also find entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Advanced IP Scanner
Vendor:Famatech
Version:2.5.3850
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:Advanced_IP_Scanner_2.5.3850.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x {816038FA-53B2-4F36-A9F2-8F6B8B81C7B0} /qn
Download Link:https://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/advanced-ip-scanner-install-and-uninstall-powershell/

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 Silent Install (MSI)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/
  2. Download the EXE to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command: Advanced_IP_Scanner_2.5.3850.exe
  6. Accept Defaults in Setup Wizard
  7. On Finish Page, Stop and Navigate to the following directory:
  8. (C:\Users\<User Name>\AppData\Local\Temp)
  9. Extract the ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi from the .tmp directory
  10. Copy the MSI to (C:\Downloads)
  11. Enter the following command: MsiExec.exe /i ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi /qn
  12. Press Enter

After a few moments you should see the Advanced IP Scanner Desktop Shortcut appear. You will also find entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Advanced IP Scanner 2.5
Vendor:Famatech
Version:2.5.3850
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:MSI
Silent Install Switch:MsiExec.exe /i ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi /qn
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x {816038FA-53B2-4F36-A9F2-8F6B8B81C7B0} /qn
Repair command:MsiExec.exe /fa {816038FA-53B2-4F36-A9F2-8F6B8B81C7B0} /qn
Download Link:https://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/advanced-ip-scanner-install-and-uninstall-powershell/

The information above provides a quick overview of the software title, vendor, silent install, and silent uninstall switches. The download link provided take you directly to the vendors website. Continue reading if you are interested in additional details and configurations.


Additional Configurations

Create an Installation Log File

The Advanced IP Scanner installer offers the option to generate a log file during installation to assist with troubleshooting should any problems arise. You can use the following commands to create a verbose log file with details about the installation.

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 (EXE) Silent Install with Logging

Advanced_IP_Scanner_2.5.3850.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\AdvIPScanner-Install.log"

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 (MSI) Silent Install with Logging

MsiExec.exe /i ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi /qn /L*v "%WINDIR%\Temp\AdvIPScanner-Install.log"

Exclude Desktop Shortcut During Install

The Advanced IP Scanner MSI installer creates a desktop shortcut by default. If you don’t want the desktop shortcut, then you can run the following command line switch to exclude it.

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 (EXE) Silent Install without Desktop Shortcut

Advanced_IP_Scanner_2.5.3850.exe INSTALLDESKTOPSHORTCUT=NO /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 (MSI) Silent Install without Desktop Shortcut

MsiExec.exe /i ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi INSTALLDESKTOPSHORTCUT=NO /qn

Change Default Installation Directory

You can also change the default installation directory by using the following command line parameters. In this example, I’m installing Advanced IP Scanner to “C:\Advanced IP Scanner”

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 (MSI)

MsiExec.exe /i ip_scan_en_us_Release_2.5.3850.msi APPLICATIONFOLDER="C:\Advanced IP Scanner" /qn

How to Uninstall Advanced IP Scanner Silently

Check out the Advanced IP Scanner Install and Uninstall (PowerShell) post for a scripted solution.

  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter the following command:

Advanced IP Scanner 2.5 Silent Uninstall

MsiExec.exe /x {816038FA-53B2-4F36-A9F2-8F6B8B81C7B0} /qn

Always make sure to test everything in a development environment prior to implementing anything into production. The information in this article is provided “As Is” without warranty of any kind.

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