Network installation using SysInternals PsExec tool - Automate_Studio - 20.3

Automate Studio with Connect User Guide

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Software
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Automate
Product
Automate > Automate Studio
Version
20.3
Language
English
Product name
Automate Studio
Title
Automate Studio with Connect User Guide
Topic type
Administration
Installation
Overview
How Do I
First publish date
2018
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2024-05-06
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2024-05-06T08:28:10.436135

PsExec is a command-line tool that you can use to execute processes on remote systems, complete with full interactivity for console applications, without having to manually install client software.

Fresh installation

Network deployment using PSExec tool requires the following files:

  • deploy.properties
  • network-deploy.bat
  • PsExec.exe

deploy.properties file:

Update the file properties, based on your deployment needs.

Examples include machine names, the product to be installed, etc.

network-deploy.bat file:

The batch file reads the deploy.properties values and installs the product using the PsExec tool.

  1. Run CMD as administrator.
  2. Type the directory path of the InstallWS folder, and run the batch file as shown in the following image: 

PsExec.exe tool file

The PsExec.exe file is the tool required for Network installation.

Network upgrade

Network deployment using PSExec tool requires the following files:

  • deploy.properties
  • network-deploy.bat
  • PsExec.exe
  • ISS file

Generate response file (Install.iss) before starting with the upgrade process

  1. Run CMD as administrator.
  2. Navigate to installer file location and select this installer: winshuttle-studio-20.0000.2004.16001.exe
  3. Provide this command:C:\Users\centraluser\Desktop\STUDIO_Installers>winshuttle-studio-20.0000.2004.16001.exe /s /r /f1"C:\Users\centraluser\Desktop\STUDIO_Installers\Upgrade\setup.iss"

deploy.properties file:

Update the file properties, based on your deployment needs.

Examples include machine names, the product to be installed, etc.

network-deploy.bat file:

The batch file reads the deploy.properties values and installs the product using the PsExec tool.

  1. Run CMD as administrator.
  2. Type the directory path of the InstallWS folder, and run the batch file as shown in the following image.

PsExec.exe tool file

The PsExec.exe file is the tool required for a Network upgrade.