ReluxDesktop Silent Install (How-To Guide)

ReluxDesktop is a high-performance, intuitively-operated application for simulating artificial light and daylight. It provides you with rapid and efficient support on all the different aspects of big and small projects, without taking any unnecessary roundabout routes. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of ReluxDesktop from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install ReluxDesktop Silently

ReluxDesktop Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Download & Copy the ReluxDesktop_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: ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /install /quiet /norestart
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:ReluxDesktop
Vendor:Relux Informatik AG
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /install /quiet /norestart
Silent Uninstall Switch:ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart
Repair Command:ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /repair /quiet /norestart
Download Link:
PowerShell Script:
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 ReluxDesktop Installation Log File

The ReluxDesktop 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.

ReluxDesktop Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /install /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\ReluxDesktop-Install.log"

Change the ReluxDesktop Default Installation Directory

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

ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /install /quiet /norestart InstallFolder="C:\ReluxDesktop"

How to Uninstall ReluxDesktop Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

ReluxDesktop Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)
ReluxDesktop 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:

ReluxDesktop Silent Uninstall (EXE)

ReluxDesktop_w.x.y.z.exe /uninstall /quiet /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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