MSI Kombustor Silent Install (How-To Guide)

MSI Kombustor is a graphics card stability testing and benchmarking tool. It is designed to assess the stability, performance, and reliability of your graphics card by putting it through various stress tests and rendering scenarios. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of MSI Kombustor from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install MSI Kombustor Silently

MSI Kombustor Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download the MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.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:
MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

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

Software Title:MSI Kombustor
Vendor:MSI and Geeks3D (FurMark)
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%ProgramFiles%\Geeks3D\MSI Kombustor 4 x64\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
Download Link:MSI Kombustor Download
PowerShell Script:MSI Kombustor | PowerShell Script
Detection Script:MSI Kombustor | Custom Detection 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 a MSI Kombustor Installation Log File

The MSI Kombustor 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.

MSI Kombustor Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\MSIKombustor-Install.log"

Change the MSI Kombustor Default Installation Directory

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

MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.exe /DIR="C:\MSI Kombustor" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART

Exclude the MSI Kombustor Desktop Shortcut During Install

The MSI Kombustor 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.

MSI Kombustor Silent Install (EXE) with No Desktop Shortcut

MSI_Kombustor4_Setup_vw.x.y.z_x64.exe /VERYSILENT /NORESTART /MERGETASKS=!desktopicon

How to Uninstall MSI Kombustor Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

MSI Kombustor Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
MSI Kombustor Silent Uninstall (PowerShell)
  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter the following command:

MSI Kombustor Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%ProgramFiles%\Geeks3D\MSI Kombustor 4 x64\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.

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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