You can use the command-line installation options when you install Converter Standalone from the Command Prompt in Windows or by writing a Windows batch file (.bat).

Table 1. Command-Line Options

Option

Action

/s

Does not display the Windows Installer version check.

/v"params"

Passes parameters to the msiexec.exe file.

/qn

Runs the msi command in silent mode.

/qb

Runs the msi command in basic mode.

/qf

Runs the msi command in full mode.

/l*v Logfile

Records login information in the file provided in Logfile.

/x

Uninstalls vCenter Converter Standalone.

ADDLOCAL="ALL"

Installs full package. The parameter is case-sensitive.

PROPERTY=property value

Sets the value of a property to property value.

VMCE_HTTP_PORT

Sets the HTTP port. The default is 80. Remote machines connect to the server through this port to download the Converter Standalone client.

VMCE_HTTPS_PORT

Set the HTTPS port. The default is 443. Remote Converter Standalone clients connect to this port on the server and submit conversion tasks.

VMCE_AGENT_PORT

Sets an Agent port. The default is 9089. Remote Converter Standalone servers connect to this port to convert this machine.

VMCE_ENABLE_TELEMETRY

Controls whether to join the Customer Experience Improvement Program.