This documentation supports the 9.0 version of BMC Remedy ITSM Deployment.

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Creating an options.txt file

Before you can run the installer in silent mode, you must create an options.txt file to identify the options that you want the installer to include in the installation or upgrade.

To create an options.txt file

  1. Run an installation on a computer that you want to use as a model for silent installations on other computers.
  2. Use one of the following methods to create the options.txt file:

    Method

    Steps

    Make the installer generate an options file based on the current installation.

    Add the following option to the command line when you run the installer:

    -DGENERATE_OPTIONS_FILE=<OutputOptionsFileName>.txt

    Create an options.txt file from an installation log.

    1. From an installation log in the Log Viewer, click the tab of the installation run from which you want to generate an options file.
    2. Select File > Save As.
    3. From the Save As Type list, select Project Options File.
    4. Enter a file name, and click OK.

    Create an options.txt file from an installed configuration XML file.

    1. Open the productNameInstalledConfiguration.xml file, located in the installation folder.
    2. Select File > Save As.
    3. From the Save As Type list, select Project Options File.
    4. Enter a file name, and click OK.

Where to go from here

Running the installer in silent mode

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