Carbide Create Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Carbide Create is a versatile CAD/CAM software designed for CNC routers. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Carbide Create from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Carbide Create Silently

Carbide Create Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://carbide3d.com/carbidecreate/download/
  2. Download the CarbideCreate-xxx.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: CarbideCreate-xxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Carbide Create
Vendor:Carbide 3D LLC
Architecture:x64
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:CarbideCreate-xxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%ProgramFiles%\CarbideCreateV7\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Download Link:Carbide Create Download
PowerShell Script:Carbide Create | PowerShell Script
Detection Script:Carbide Create | Custom Detection Script

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


Additional Configurations

Create a Carbide Create Installation Log File

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

Carbide Create Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

CarbideCreate-xxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\CarbideCreate-Install.log"

Change the Carbide Create Default Installation Directory

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

CarbideCreate-xxx.exe /DIR="C:\CarbideCreate" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART


How to Uninstall Carbide Create Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

Carbide Create Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
Carbide Create Silent Uninstall (PowerShell)
  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter the following command:

Carbide Create Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%ProgramFiles%\CarbideCreateV7\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.

Jason Bergner

I am an accomplished Software Engineer at Patch My PC, leveraging more than 18 years of hands-on experience in Configuration Manager administration and application packaging. I am driven by a genuine passion for solving complex problems and consistently strive to discover innovative and effective solutions. Sharing my extensive knowledge of application deployments is a true joy for me, and I am honored to contribute to the community here at Silent Install HQ.

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