Auslogics Disk Defrag Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Auslogics Disk Defrag is a freemium software application intended to defragment files and folders on a hard drive, consolidate free space and optimize file placement using different criteria. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Auslogics Disk Defrag from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Auslogics Disk Defrag Silently

Auslogics Disk Defrag Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Download the Auslogics Disk Defrag Installer
  2. Download the file 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: disk-defrag-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Auslogics Disk Defrag
Vendor:Auslogics Labs Pty Ltd
Version:9.2.0.2
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:disk-defrag-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%ProgramFiles%\Auslogics\Disk Defrag\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Auslogics\Disk Defrag\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Download Link:http://downloads.auslogics.com/en/disk-defrag/disk-defrag-setup.exe

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 Auslogics Disk Defrag 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.

Auslogics Disk Defrag Silent Install with Logging

disk-defrag-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\DiskDefrag-Install.log"

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 Auslogics Disk Defrag to “C:\Auslogics Disk Defrag”

disk-defrag-setup.exe /DIR="C:\Auslogics Disk Defrag" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

How to Uninstall Auslogics Disk Defrag Silently

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

Auslogics Disk Defrag Silent Uninstall on 32-bit System

"%ProgramFiles%\Auslogics\Disk Defrag\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Auslogics Disk Defrag Silent Uninstall on 64-bit System

"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Auslogics\Disk Defrag\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

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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