FugroViewer Silent Install (How-To Guide)

FugroViewer is a robust, easy-to-use freeware designed to help users make the most of their geospatial data. FugroViewer was developed for use with various types of raster and vector-based geospatial datasets, including data from photogrammetric, lidar, and IFSAR sources. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of FugroViewer from the command line using the MSI installer.

How to Install FugroViewer Silently

FugroViewer Silent Install (MSI)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.fugro.com/about-fugro/our-expertise/technology/fugroviewer
  2. To download FugroViewer you will need to complete the registration form
  3. You will then receive an email with the download information
  4. Download & Extract the FugroViewerSetup.msi from the zip file to “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: MsiExec.exe /i FugroViewerSetup.msi /qn
  8. Press Enter

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

Software Title:FugroViewer
Installer Type:MSI
Silent Install Switch:MsiExec.exe /i FugroViewerSetup.msi /qn
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x FugroViewerSetup.msi /qn
Repair Command:MsiExec.exe /fa FugroViewerSetup.msi /qn
Download Link:https://www.fugro.com/about-fugro/our-expertise/technology/fugroviewer
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/fugroviewer-install-and-uninstall-powershell/
Detection Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/create-a-custom-detection-script-for-fugroviewer-powershell/

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 FugroViewer Installation Log File

The FugroViewer MSI 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.

FugroViewer Silent Install (MSI) with Logging

MsiExec.exe /i FugroViewerSetup.msi /qn /L*v "%WINDIR%\Temp\FugroViewer-Install.log"

Change the FugroViewer Default Installation Directory

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

MsiExec.exe /i FugroViewerSetup.msi TARGETDIR="C:\FugroViewer" /qn

How to Uninstall FugroViewer Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

FugroViewer Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
FugroViewer Silent Uninstall (PowerShell)
  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter one of the following commands:
VersionFugroViewer Silent Uninstall String
3.54MsiExec.exe /x {3B0FDB6A-CB01-4FE5-BE88-D692BC8F8FF0} /qn

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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