CityEngine 2017.1 can be installed without a user interface (UI) by running the setup using Windows Installer command-line parameters.
Before installing CityEngine 2017.1
- Verify that your system meets all installation and system requirements.
- Log in as a user with administrative privileges.
- Close all applications.
- Browse to the folder containing the CityEngine setup.
CityEngine 2017.1 installation command-line parameters
The following are the command-line switches to execute the CityEngine MSI directly. Use these commands with the msiexec.exe commands as required.
CityEngine installation location. If not specified, the installation location is %System Drive%\Program Files\Esri\CityEngine2017.1.
Creates a desktop icon for CityEngine. If value is FALSE, desktop icon creation is disabled.
How to perform a typical installation of CityEngine 2017.1 without user interaction
Run this command from the command line to install CityEngine.
msiexec /i <setup location>\setup.msi /qb
Additional command-line parameters are available:
INSTALLDIR=<installation directory> can be used to specify an installation location. The default location is C:\Program Files\Esri\CityEngine2017.1 if no INSTALLDIR parameter is given.