Slik Subversion Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Slik Subversion is a version control system that will track all changes made to files and folders (directories). This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Slik Subversion from the command line using the MSI installer.

How to Install Slik Subversion Silently

Slik Subversion 32-bit Silent Install (MSI)

  1. Navigate to: https://sliksvn.com/download/
  2. Select the 32-bit Download
  3. Download the Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.zip to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  4. Extract the MSI from the zip file using 7-Zip to 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: MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.msi /qn
  8. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Slik Subversion (32-bit)
Vendor:SlikSvn & The SharpSvn Project
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:MSI
Silent Install Switch:MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.msi /qn
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.msi /qn
Repair Command:MsiExec.exe /fa Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.msi /qn
Download Link:https://sliksvn.com/download/

Slik Subversion 64-bit Silent Install (MSI)

  1. Navigate to: https://sliksvn.com/download/
  2. Select the 64-bit Download
  3. Download the Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.zip to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  4. Extract the MSI from the zip file using 7-Zip to 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: MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.msi /qn
  8. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Slik Subversion (64-bit)
Vendor:SlikSvn & The SharpSvn Project
Architecture:x64
Installer Type:MSI
Silent Install Switch:MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.msi /qn
Silent Uninstall Switch:MsiExec.exe /x Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.msi /qn
Repair Command:MsiExec.exe /fa Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.msi /qn
Download Link:https://sliksvn.com/download/

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 Slik Subversion installers offer 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.

Slik Subversion 32-bit Silent Install (MSI) with Logging

MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-win32.msi /qn /L*v "%WINDIR%\Temp\SlikSVN32-Install.log"

Slik Subversion 64-bit Silent Install (MSI) with Logging

MsiExec.exe /i Slik-Subversion-x.y.z-x64.msi /qn /L*v "%WINDIR%\Temp\SlikSVN64-Install.log"

How to Uninstall Slik Subversion 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:
VersionSlik Subversion Silent Uninstall String
1.12.14 (32-bit)MsiExec.exe /x {4ACA4AEF-01D1-4F19-AEBC-E866F8F3F734} /qn
1.12.14 (64-bit)MsiExec.exe /x {EAAE3777-C3C0-4874-B542-46F5AF900606} /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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