Microsoft Mathematics Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Microsoft Mathematics provides a graphing calculator that plots in 2D and 3D, step-by-step equation solving, and useful tools to help students with math and science studies. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Microsoft Mathematics from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Microsoft Mathematics Silently

Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 (32-bit) Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15702
  2. Click Download
  3. Select the MSetup_x86.exe
  4. Download the MSetup_x86.exe to a folder created at (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: MSetup_x86.exe /C /T:C:\Temp
  8. Navigate to the C:\Temp folder
  9. Enter the following command: setup.exe /silent
  10. Press Enter

After a minute or so you should see the Microsoft Mathematics shortcut in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Microsoft Mathematics 4.0
Vendor:Microsoft Corporation
Version:4.0
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:setup.exe /silent
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x {4D090F70-6F08-4B60-9357-A1DFD4458F09} /qn
Download Link:https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15702

Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 (64-bit) Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15702
  2. Click Download
  3. Select the MSetup_x64.exe
  4. Download the MSetup_x64.exe to a folder created at (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: MSetup_x64.exe /C /T:C:\Temp
  8. Navigate to the C:\Temp folder
  9. Enter the following command: setup.exe /silent
  10. Press Enter

After a minute or so you should see the Microsoft Mathematics shortcut in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Microsoft Mathematics 4.0
Vendor:Microsoft Corporation
Version:4.0
Architecture:x64
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:setup.exe /silent
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x {E57B7E0A-8BE5-42E2-BE60-C07ED680A063} /qn
Download Link:https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15702

The information above provides a quick overview of the software title, vendor, silent install, and silent uninstall switches. The download link provided take you directly to the vendors website.


How to Uninstall Microsoft Mathematics 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:

Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 (32-bit) Silent Uninstall

MsiExec.exe /x {4D090F70-6F08-4B60-9357-A1DFD4458F09} /qn

Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 (64-bit) Silent Uninstall

MsiExec.exe /x {E57B7E0A-8BE5-42E2-BE60-C07ED680A063} /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.

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