Command-line parameters to silently install your deployable Splashtop Streamer

Splashtop Streamer can be silently installed with command line parameters. 

 

Windows

Notice:  Supported by Splashtop Streamer 3.3.6.0 or higher. 

New install using EXE:

streamer.exe prevercheck /s /i sc=gateway_address:port,dcode=your_code,confirm_d=0,ignoressl=1,hidewindow=1

Upgrade using EXE:

streamer.exe prevercheck /s /i hidewindow=1
  • Replace "streamer.exe" with the actual file name of your streamer installer.
  • Replace "gateway_address:port" with your own gateway's IP/FQDN:Port
  • Replace "your_code" with your own 12-digit deployment code.

Note that there is no space after each comma.

EXE parameters:

  • prevercheck: (required)
  • /s: Silent installation. Bypass InstallShield prompts.
  • /i: Run in command-line mode (required).
  • sc=gateway_address:port: the Gateway's IP/FQDN:Port, if Port is 443, it can be ignored
  • dcode=your_code: Inject your 12-digit deployment code to automatically associate the Streamer with your Splashtop Business team.
  • confirm_d=0: Do not show the confirmation prompt when injecting deployment code.
  • ignoressl=1: Do not prompt SSL warning if the Gateway has no trusted SSL cert
    • 0: Force SSL check
    • 1: Ignore SSL check
  • hidewindow=1: Do not show the Streamer window after installation.
  • sec_opt=number: Security option. (Note: the deployment code config overrides this parameter)
    • 0: No additional password
    • 1: Require security code
    • 2: Require Windows login on
  • sec_code=your_security_code: Choose the security code to use (no space or special symbols allowed).
  • req_perm: Request permission to connect option.
    • 0: Off
    • 1: Reject connection after request expires
    • 2: Allow connection after request expires 
  • notray: Tray icon on taskbar.
    • 0: show tray icon
    • 1: no tray icon

Create a custom configured MSI for GPO deployment:

For easier deployment via Group Policy (GPO), you can create a custom configured MSI to include several settings, such as the deployment code. Here are step-by-step instructions:
Custom MSI with Orca.

New install using MSI:

msiexec /norestart /qn /i streamer.msi USERINFO="sc=gateway_address:port,dcode=your_code,hidewindow=1,confirm_d=0,ignoressl=1"

Upgrade using MSI:

msiexec /norestart /qn /i streamer.msi REINSTALL=ALL REINSTALLMODE=vomus MSIENFORCEUPGRADECOMPONENTRULES=1 CA_UPGRADE=1 USERINFO="hidewindow=1"
  • Replace "streamer.msi" with the actual file name of your Streamer MSI installer.
  • Replace "gateway_address:port" with your own gateway's IP/FQDN:Port
  • Replace "your_code" with your own 12-digit deployment code.

Note that there is no space after the comma.

MSI parameters:

  • /qn: Silent installation.
  • /i: Run in command-line mode (required).
  • hidewindow=1: Do not show the Streamer window after installation.
  • sc=gateway_address:port: the Gateway's IP/FQDN:Port, if Port is 443, it can be ignored
  • dcode=your_code: Inject your 12-digit deployment code to automatically associate the Streamer with your Splashtop Business team.
  • sec_opt=number: Security option
    • 0: No additional password
    • 1: Require security code
    • 2: Require Windows login on
  • ignoressl=1: Do not prompt SSL warning if the Gateway has no trusted SSL cert
    • 0: Force SSL check
    • 1: Ignore SSL check
  • sec_code=your_security_code: Choose the security code to use (no space or special symbols allowed).
  • confirm_d=0: Do not show the confirmation prompt when injecting deployment code.

Silent uninstall:

streamer.exe msiexec /qn /x setup.msi

This uninstallation command works for both EXE and MSI installations.

 

Mac OS X

Notice: Supported by Splashtop Streamer 3.3.2.0 or higher. 

sudo ./deploy_splashtop_streamer_op.sh -i streamer.dmg -z "gateway_address:port" -d your_code -w 0 -s 0 -n "my_computer1"
  • Replace with the appropriate installer image file name and your own 12-digit code.
  • Download the script file Deploy_splashtop_streamer.sh.zip below (uploaded March 22, 2016).

Parameters:

  • -z "gateway_address:port": the Gateway's IP/FQDN:Port, if Port is 443, it can be ignored
  • -d your_code: Inject your 12-digit deployment code to automatically associate the Streamer with your Splashtop Business team.
  • -w 0: Do not show the confirmation prompt when injecting deployment code.
  • -s 0: Do not show the Streamer window after installation.
  • -h 1 : hide tray icon (0/1). (default 0)
  • -n "Computer_name": computer name.

Example:

sudo ./deploy_splashtop_streamer_op.sh -i streamer.dmg -z "ste_server:443" -d 123456789 -w 0 -s 0 -n "my_computer1"

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2 Comments

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    Witold Oleksiak

    Installing Soundflower driver will hang if the Mac has no users logged in at the time of deployment

    Is this a system limitation, or could it be fixed on your side?

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    Splashtop

    Hi Witold,

    We have fixed this limitation of Soundflower driver. The article and attached script file are both updated. Welcome to try it out.

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