DPM 2016 silent install

August 27, 2016 0 By Morten Lerudjordet

With the new DPM 2016 soon to be released there are some changes to the unattended file.

The old one for DPM 2012 R2 is below:

The changes for DPM 2016 is that all the Yukon prefixed variables now have SQL before it. This makes much more logical sense. Also there still are some small bugs. If you use the ProgramFiles variable, the installer will at writing (TP 5), just append the value you put in the unattend file and then try to add the default path name on top of that. This will make the installer quit as the character length of the path string will exceed 64 character, which is not allowed.

Working unattended for DPM 2016 (TP5):

There are also some issues with the prerequisites, though that I leave for another post.

Keep on tinkering