Hugin Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Hugin is a cross-platform open source panorama photo stitching and HDR merging program developed by Pablo d’Angelo and others. It is a GUI front-end for Helmut Dersch’s Panorama Tools and Andrew Mihal’s Enblend and Enfuse. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Hugin from the command line using the MSI installer.

How to Install Hugin Silently

Hugin Silent Install (MSI)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi 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: MsiExec.exe /i Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi /qn
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you will find Hugin entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Hugin
Vendor:Hugin Developer Team
Installer Type:MSI
Silent Install Switch:MsiExec.exe /i Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi /qn
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi /qn
Repair Command:MsiExec.exe /fa Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi /qn
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

Create a Hugin Installation Log File

The Hugin 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.

Hugin Silent Install (MSI) with Logging

MsiExec.exe /i Hugin-20xx.x.x-win64.msi /qn /L*v "%WINDIR%\Temp\Hugin-Install.log"

How to Uninstall Hugin Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

Hugin Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
Hugin 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:
VersionHugin Silent Uninstall String
20.22.0MsiExec.exe /x {DF29440A-B9A6-427A-A203-574343E909D5} /qn
20.21.0MsiExec.exe /x {9172268A-2C26-4C36-B0F1-AB6EAF3B337D} /qn
20.20.0MsiExec.exe /x {4B13B8A4-7C40-4E0E-AFA4-AFBD8A2D883D} /qn
20.19.2MsiExec.exe /x {4F3E5995-7C21-4F79-816C-AA45E86B8A76} /qn
20.19.0MsiExec.exe /x {2B0ABE08-721A-4DC6-A924-811B70495C1A} /qn
20.18.0MsiExec.exe /x {4D4D36E4-0BFF-4D51-B745-FF2401C501D8} /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 17 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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