IObit Screen Recorder Silent Install (How-To Guide)

IObit Screen Recorder is a free screen capture utility. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of IObit Screen Recorder from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install IObit Screen Recorder Silently

IObit Screen Recorder Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the iobit-screen-recorder-setup.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: iobit-screen-recorder-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:IObit Screen Recorder
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:iobit-screen-recorder-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%ProgramFiles%\IObit\IObit Screen Recorder\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\IObit\IObit Screen Recorder\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
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. Continue reading if you are interested in additional details and configurations.

Additional Configurations

Create an Installation Log File

The IObit Screen Recorder 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.

IObit Screen Recorder Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

iobit-screen-recorder-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\IObitScreenRecorder-Install.log"

Change Default Installation Directory

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

iobit-screen-recorder-setup.exe /DIR="C:\IObit\IObit Screen Recorder" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Exclude Desktop Shortcut During Install

The IObit Screen Recorder installer creates a desktop shortcut by default. If you do not want the desktop shortcut, then you can run the following command line switches to exclude it.

IObit Screen Recorder Silent Install (EXE) with No Desktop Shortcut

iobit-screen-recorder-setup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /MERGETASKS=!desktopicon

How to Uninstall IObit Screen Recorder Silently

Check out the IObit Screen Recorder 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 one of the following commands:

IObit Screen Recorder Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 32-bit System

"%ProgramFiles%\IObit\IObit Screen Recorder\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

IObit Screen Recorder Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 64-bit System

"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\IObit\IObit Screen Recorder\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

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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