SimClimat Silent Install (How-To Guide)

The SimClimat software is an educational software for climate simulations. Through a user-friendly interface, it allows to run climate simulations at different time scales. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of SimClimat from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install SimClimat Silently

SimClimat Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to:
  2. Under Download, Click Windows link
  3. Download & Copy the SimClimat-Setup-x.y.z.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  4. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  5. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  6. Enter the following command: SimClimat-Setup-x.y.z.exe /allusers /S
  7. Press Enter

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

Software Title:SimClimat
Vendor:Alain Deseine
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:SimClimat-Setup-x.y.z.exe /allusers /S
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%ProgramFiles%\SimClimat\Uninstall SimClimat.exe" /allusers /S
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

Change the SimClimat Default Installation Directory

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

SimClimat-Setup-x.y.z.exe /allusers /S /D=C:\SimClimat

How to Uninstall SimClimat Silently

Check out the SimClimat 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 the following command:

SimClimat Silent Uninstall (EXE)

"%ProgramFiles%\SimClimat\Uninstall SimClimat.exe" /allusers /S

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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