DinoCapture 2.0 Silent Install (How-To Guide)


DinoCapture is a professional microscope imaging software that was made for users of all levels, including basic features from image viewing and capture, measurement with calibration, to advanced features such as geotags and edge detection. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of DinoCapture 2.0 from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install DinoCapture 2.0 Silently

DinoCapture 2.0 Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.dino-lite.com/download01.php
  2. Select the DinoCapture 2.0 Download
  3. Download the dnc2_x.y.z.C_U.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  4. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  5. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  6. Enter the following command to record a response file:
    • dnc2_x.y.z.C_U.exe /r /f1"C:\Downloads\install.iss"
  7. Press Enter
  8. Choose Setup Language-> Click Next
  9. Click Next on “Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for DinoCapture 2.0”
  10. Click Yes on “License Agreement” window
  11. Choose the Destination Location and Click Next
  12. Click Install on “Ready to Install the Program” window
  13. Click Finish on “InstallShield Wizard Complete” window
  14. You will now find the response file (install.iss) in the C:\Downloads folder
  15. Uninstall DinoCapture 2.0
  16. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  17. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  18. Enter the following command: dnc2_x.y.z.C_U.exe /s /f1".\install.iss"
  19. Press Enter

After a few moments you should see the DinoCapture 2.0 Desktop Shortcut appear. You will also find entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:DinoCapture 2.0
Vendor:AnMo Electronics Corporation
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:dnc2_x.y.z.C_U.exe /s /f1".\install.iss"
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 1)"%ProgramFiles%\DinoCapture 2.0\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 2)RMDIR /Q /S "%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Common Files\Dnc2"
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 3)RMDIR /Q /S "%ProgramFiles(x86)%\DinoCapture 2.0"
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 4)RMDIR /Q /S "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\DinoCapture 2.0"
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 5)DEL "%PUBLIC%\Desktop\DinoCapture 2.0.lnk"
Silent Uninstall Switch (Step 6)REG DELETE "HKLM\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DinoCapture 2.0" /f
Download Link:https://www.dino-lite.com/download01.php

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 DinoCapture 2.0 Silently

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

DinoCapture 2.0 Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%ProgramFiles%\DinoCapture 2.0\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
RMDIR /Q /S "%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Common Files\Dnc2"
RMDIR /Q /S "%ProgramFiles(x86)%\DinoCapture 2.0"
RMDIR /Q /S "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\DinoCapture 2.0"
DEL "%PUBLIC%\Desktop\DinoCapture 2.0.lnk"
REG DELETE "HKLM\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DinoCapture 2.0" /f

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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