Metatogger Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Metatogger is a tags editor that allows you to easily rename, tag and classify your MP3, FLAC, Ogg Vorbis, WMA and M4A audio files. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Metatogger from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Metatogger Silently

Metatogger Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the Metatogger-Installer.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: Metatogger-Installer.exe /install /quiet /norestart
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Metatogger
Vendor:Luminescence Software
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:Metatogger-Installer.exe /install /quiet /norestart
Silent Uninstall Switch:Metatogger-Installer.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart
Repair Command:Metatogger-Installer.exe /repair /quiet /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 Metatogger installer offers the option to generate a log file during installation to assist with troubleshooting should any problems arise. You can use the following commands to create a verbose log file with details about the installation.

Metatogger Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

Metatogger-Installer.exe /install /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\Metatogger-Install.log"

How to Uninstall Metatogger Silently

Check out the Metatogger 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:

Metatogger Silent Uninstall (EXE)

Metatogger-Installer.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart

Metatogger Silent Uninstall (EXE) with Logging

Metatogger-Installer.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\Metatogger-Uninstall.log"

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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