DeepL Silent Install (How-To Guide)

DeepL Translator is a free neural machine translation service. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of DeepL from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install DeepL Silently

DeepL Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the DeepLSetup.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: DeepLSetup.exe -s
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:DeepL
Vendor:DeepL GmbH
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:DeepLSetup.exe -s
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 1)TASKKILL /F /IM DeepL.exe
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 2)"%LocalAppData%\DeepL\Update.exe" --uninstall -s
Download Link:
PowerShell 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.

How to Uninstall DeepL Silently

Check out the DeepL 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 commands:

DeepL Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%LocalAppData%\DeepL\Update.exe" --uninstall -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.

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