You install the client component, FlexEngine, in NoAD mode by performing an unattended installation through a command-line interface.

Procedure

To install FlexEngine in NoAD mode, specify the path to the General folder in the User Environment Manager configuration share through the NOADCONFIGFILEPATH MSI property at the time of installation.
msiexec.exe /i "VMware User Environment Manager 9.8 x64.msi" /qn LICENSEFILE="\\filesrv1\share\VMware UEM.lic" /l* InstallUEM.log NOADCONFIGFILEPATH=\\Filesrv\UemConfig$\General

Results

This command inserts the basic NoAD configuration in the HKLM registry hive and enables the NoAD mode.

Note: To disable the NoAD mode, uninstall User Environment Manager, and reinstall without the NOADCONFIGFILEPATH MSI property.