Cricut Design Space Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Cricut Design Space is a companion app that lets you design and wirelessly cut with Cricut Explore and Cricut Maker machines. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Cricut Design Space from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Cricut Design Space Silently

Cricut Design Space Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Agree to the Cricut Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
  3. Click Download
  4. Download the CricutDesignSpace-Install-vx.y.z.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  5. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  6. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  7. Enter the following command: CricutDesignSpace-Install-vx.y.z.exe /S
  8. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Cricut Design Space
Vendor:Cricut, Inc.
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:CricutDesignSpace-Install-vx.y.z.exe /S
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%LocalAppData%\Programs\Cricut Design Space\Uninstall Cricut Design Space.exe" /S
Download Link:
PowerShell Script:
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

Change the Cricut Design Space Default Installation Directory

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

CricutDesignSpace-Install-vx.y.z.exe /S /D="C:\Cricut Design Space"

How to Uninstall Cricut Design Space Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

Cricut Design Space Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
Cricut Design Space 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:

Cricut Design Space Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%LocalAppData%\Programs\Cricut Design Space\Uninstall Cricut Design Space.exe" /S

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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