Unattended installation and uninstallation


The monitoring process of PC Agent can be installed and uninstalled unattended. For this, the control center must be started with parameters.

Installation

-install

Installation of the monitoring.

Optional parameters:

-name "name"

The preferred name for the monitoring process. Only the following characters allowed: a-z 0-9. Minimum length 5 characters. Maximum length 16 characters.

-config "config.dat"

The path or name of the configuration file. The file can be generated with the control-center.

-cfgpass "password"

The password for the configuration file.

-key "license-key"

The license key to remove the restrictions. Only one license key per installation is allowed. The license key will be activated online. The online activation requires an active internet connection.

-cloudemail "email"

The email-address of your cloud account in order to request a token.

-cloudpass "password"

The password of your cloud account in order to request a token.

-start

Starts the monitoring process after successful installation.

-delete

Deletes the Control-Center and the configuration file.

-noconsole

Doesn't open a console window. Without console output, it is not possible to recognize if the operation was successful or not.

Example: PCagent.exe -install -config "config.dat" -start

If the operation was successful the last line starts with: SUCCESS:

If the operation failed the last line starts with: ERROR:

Update

-update

Update to a newer version.

Optional parameters:

-password "password"

The password to protect the control-center. This password can be specified in the control-center.

-delete

Deletes the Control-Center and the configuration file.

-noconsole

Doesn't open a console window. Without console output, it is not possible to recognize if the operation was successful or not.

Example: PCagent.exe -update -password "password"

If the operation was successful the last line starts with: SUCCESS:

If the operation failed the last line starts with: ERROR:

Configuration

-changeconfig

Changes the configuration.

-config "config.dat"

The path or name of the configuration file. The file can be generated with the control-center.

Optional parameters:

-cfgpass "password"

The password for the configuration file.

-key "license-key"

The license key to remove the restrictions. Only one license key per installation is allowed. The license key will be activated online. The online activation requires an active internet connection.

-cloudemail "email"

The email-address of your cloud account in order to request a token.

-cloudpass "password"

The password of your cloud account in order to request a token.

-start

Starts the monitoring process after successful installation.

-delete

Deletes the Control-Center and the configuration file.

-noconsole

Doesn't open a console window. Without console output, it is not possible to recognize if the operation was successful or not.

Example: PCagent.exe -changeconfig -config "config.dat" -start

If the operation was successful the last line starts with: SUCCESS:

If the operation failed the last line starts with: ERROR:

Uninstall

-uninstall

Uninstallation of the monitoring.

Optional parameters:

-password "password"

The password to protect the control-center. This password can be specified in the control-center.

-delete

Deletes the Control-Center and the configuration file.

-noconsole

Doesn't open a console window. Without console output, it is not possible to recognize if the operation was successful or not.

Example: PCagent.exe -uninstall -password "password"

If the operation was successful the last line starts with: SUCCESS:

If the operation failed the last line starts with: ERROR:

Help

-help

Displays usage details for command line operations.