Mountain Duck Silent Install (How-To Guide)

Mountain Duck mounts your server storage as a network drive in which you can transfer and edit files. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Mountain Duck from the command line using the EXE installer.

Mountain Duck Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the “Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.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: “Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe” /install /quiet /norestart
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Mountain Duck
Vendor:iterate GmbH
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe" /install /quiet /norestart
Silent Uninstall Switch:"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe" /uninstall /quiet /norestart
Repair Command:"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.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 Mountain Duck 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.

Mountain Duck Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe" /install /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\MountainDuck-Install.log"

How to Uninstall Mountain Duck Silently

Check out the Mountain Duck 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:

Mountain Duck Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe" /uninstall /quiet /norestart

Mountain Duck Silent Uninstall (EXE) with Logging

"Mountain Duck Installer-w.x.y.z.exe" /uninstall /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\MountainDuck-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.

Jason Bergner

I am an accomplished Software Engineer at Patch My PC, leveraging more than 18 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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