This article explains how to perform a silent install of the Datto Windows Agent (Version 2.0).
- Datto Windows Agent Version 2.0
2. Open an administrative command prompt on the target machine. Navigate to the installer's location in the file system. Type DattoWindowsAgent.exe and add the /S flag:
Figure 1: Add the /S flag to install silently
The Datto Windows Agent will install and the machine will reboot. To prevent the installer from rebooting the machine, add the /norestart flag:
DattoWindowsAgent.exe /S /norestart.
If you receive a prompt asking you to confirm that you trust the publisher of the drivers included with the installer, perform the steps in How to Add a Trusted Publisher (external link) to add Datto as a trusted publisher to your production machines.
The Datto Windows Agent will not notify you of the installation status after a silent install. To confirm installation, check the install log at C:\Program Files\Datto\DattoWindowsAgentInstall.log. If you used the /norestart flag, you can verify the installation in the log before restarting the machine.