Viber Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Rakuten Viber is a cross-platform voice over IP and instant messaging application. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Viber from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Viber Silently

Rakuten Viber Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Download the Viber Installer
  2. Download the file 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:
    • ViberSetup.exe /install /quiet /norestart
  6. Press Enter

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

Software Title:Viber
Vendor:Viber Media S.a.r.l
Architecture:x86_x64
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:ViberSetup.exe /install /quiet /norestart
Silent Uninstall Switch:ViberSetup.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart
Repair Command:ViberSetup.exe /repair /quiet /norestart
Download Link:https://download.cdn.viber.com/desktop/windows/ViberSetup.exe

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 Viber installer offers the option to generate a log file during installation to assist with troubleshooting should any problems arise. You can use the following commands to create a verbose log file with details about the installation.

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Viber Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

ViberSetup.exe /install /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\Viber-Install.log"

How to Uninstall Viber 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:

Viber Silent Uninstall (EXE)

ViberSetup.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart

Viber Silent Uninstall (EXE) with Logging

ViberSetup.exe /uninstall /quiet /norestart /log "%WINDIR%\Temp\Viber-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.

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