| eb.exe /a:blind_conf_file
||Install software without user intervention, using the configuration from blind_conf_file (see below)
| eb.exe /remove
| eb.exe /removeblind
||Uninstall software without user intervention
Network Installation Procedure: The software supports a blind mode (without user interaction). Yet to correctly install the software, you have to define the configuration parameters of the blind.cfg file.
To install GigaBack in the blind mode, run the install package with the command line: /A:path_to_blind_file . The configuration file has a very simple format:
Lines with a # character first are comment lines
Empty lines are skipped
Lines with parameters have the format: name_of_parameter=value_of_parameter.
In the table below, you will find descriptions of all parameters.
||Target folder to install NBA to: For example: C:\Program Files\EB\
||Do you want to create program group icons? Use the ON value if YES and the OFF if NO.
||Name of the language file. You can find all existing language files in the NBA program folder. They have a ".lng" extension.
||The maximum size of a Backup Set log file in KB.
||Do you want to install a special driver to backup opened files? Use the ON value if YES and the OFF if NO.
||If enabled, any errors occurring during the blind install will generate an email via the Windows MAPI subsystem.
||This variable gives you the opportunity to register the key during installation. Look at the sample below for details.
If you need more variables. Contact us and we'll be happy to add them.
An example of a configuration file for a blind install:
# Line format: name=value
# Install software to ...
# Is the "create icons" (ON, OFF)
# name of language file
# maximum size of log file in KB (0 - no limit)
# Is install a driver to backup opened files ( ON, OFF )
# If any error occurs during the blind install,
# an email may be sent to any email account
# through the Windows MAPI subsystem.
# Full path to a registration key file
Uninstall: Close the program window; In the Windows "Start" menu choose "GigaBack" Click "Uninstall". The window of Uninstall Wizard will appear, now follow the instructions of the Wizard.
You can also perform the uninstall operation through the Settings option in Windows Start menu. Select Control panel, choose Add/Remove programs, find GigaBack in the list of currently installed programs and click Add/Remove button.
System Requirements: The software uses minimal system resources.
Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME/Windows 2000, XP, Server2000/2003
x86 Intel or compatible
32MB RAM required
At least 5MB of free disk space.