Wondershare Filmora Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Wondershare Filmora is a video editing application with several features that are comparable to other competing video editing software titles. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Wondershare Filmora from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Wondershare Filmora Silently

Wondershare Filmora Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Navigate to: https://filmora.wondershare.com/video-editor/
  2. Download the filmora-idco_setup_fullxxxx.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Manually Install Wondershare Filmora to extract the Offline Installer
  4. The Offline Installer is saved at: C:\Users\Public\Documents\Wondershare\
  5. Copy the offline filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe to C:\Downloads
  6. Uninstall Wondershare Filmora from Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  7. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  8. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  9. Enter the following command:
    • filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NOPAGE /NORESTART
  10. Press Enter
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After a few moments you should see the Wondershare Filmora Desktop Shortcut appear. You will also find entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Wondershare Filmora
Vendor:Wondershare Software
Architecture:x64
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NOPAGE /NORESTART
Silent Uninstall Switch:See Uninstall Section Below
Download Link:https://filmora.wondershare.com/video-editor/
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/wondershare-filmora-install-and-uninstall-powershell/

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 Wondershare Filmora Installation Log File

The Wondershare Filmora 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.

Wondershare Filmora Silent Install (EXE) with Logging

filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NOPAGE /NORESTART /LOG="%WINDIR%\Temp\Filmora-Install.log"

Change the Wondershare Filmora Default Installation Directory

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

filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe /DIR="C:\Wondershare Filmora" /VERYSILENT /NOPAGE /NORESTART

Exclude the Wondershare Filmora Desktop Shortcut During Install

The Wondershare Filmora 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.

Wondershare Filmora Silent Install (EXE) with No Desktop Shortcut

filmora-idco_64bit_fullxxxx.exe /VERYSILENT /NOPAGE /NORESTART /MERGETASKS=!desktopicon

How to Uninstall Wondershare Filmora Silently

Check out the Wondershare Filmora 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 set of commands:

Wondershare Filmora Silent Uninstall (EXE)

REG DELETE "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wondershare" /f
"%ProgramFiles%\Wondershare\Wondershare Filmora\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /DELRESOURCE /NORESTART
"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Common Files\Wondershare\Wondershare Helper Compact\unins000.exe" /VERYSILENT /NORESTART
RMDIR /Q /S "%ProgramFiles%\Wondershare\Wondershare Filmora Update"
DEL "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Wondershare\Wondershare Filmora Update\Wondershare Filmora Update.lnk"

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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