Kea Coloring Book Silent Install (How-To Guide)


The Kea Coloring Book is a fun coloring book game that lets kids color in coloring pages using a bucket fill, freehand brush, or the special magic brush (which stays inside the lines). This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of the Kea Coloring Book from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install the Kea Coloring Book Silently

Kea Coloring Book Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.keacoloringbook.com/windows/
  2. Download the 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: dl41colorsetup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Kea Coloring Book
Vendor:Kea Software
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:dl41colorsetup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%ProgramFiles%\Kea\ColoringBook\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Kea\ColoringBook\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Download Link:https://www.keacoloringbook.com/windows/
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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 Kea Coloring Book 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.

Kea Coloring Book Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

dl41colorsetup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\KeaColoringBook-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 Kea Coloring Book to “C:\Kea\ColoringBook”

dl41colorsetup.exe /DIR="C:\Kea\ColoringBook" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Exclude Desktop Shortcut During Install

The Kea Coloring Book 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.

Kea Coloring Book Silent Install (EXE) with No Desktop Shortcut

dl41colorsetup.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /MERGETASKS=!desktopicon

How to Uninstall the Kea Coloring Book Silently

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

Kea Coloring Book Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 32-bit System

"%ProgramFiles%\Kea\ColoringBook\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Kea Coloring Book Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 64-bit System

"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Kea\ColoringBook\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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