Issue:

You need to be able to install CADWorx Plant, PID, or fieldPipe 2016 silently


Solution:

Either type the commands below in the DOS command line or create a .bat file to execute with the commands.

To have the batch file created for you, use the following link and follow the prompts.  Create Installation Batch file


An email will follow with a text file containing the string to install the program.  You will need to change the file from a .txt file to a .bat file and copy the file into the directory that contains the CADWorx installation program.


Example batch file text to install Spec Editor, Plant Professional, PID Professional and fieldPipe on AutoCAD 2016 using SPLM licensing:

 CALL "C:\CADWorx-2016 Disc\CADWorx-2016\CADWorxSetup.exe" /install /silent /log "C:\SetupLog.log" USERNAME="UsersName" COMPANYNAME="YourCompanyName" TARGETDIR="C:\CADWorx 2016" SLAACCEPT="YES" LICENSE_TYPE_CHOSEN="SPLM" ACAD_VERTICAL_VERSION="ACAD|2016" ADDLOCAL="CORE_FEATURE,PLANT_FEATURE,FIELDPIPE_FEATURE,PIDPRO_FEATURE,SPECEDITOR_FEATURE" PLANT_SERIALNUM="YourPlantSerialNumber" PIDPRO_SERIALNUM="YourPidSerialNumber" FIELDPIPE_SERIALNUM="YourFieldPipeSerialNumber"

Command Line Option

Description

Available Options

/install

Runs the installer.


/silent

Specifies that you are running a silent installation. With the silent installation, the installer dialog boxes do not display, and the installation process runs in the background.



USERNAME

Specify a user name.

Ex: USERNAME="User"

COMPANYNAME

Specify your company name.

Ex: COMPANYNAME="ECE Design"

TARGETDIR

Specifies the location folder for the CADWorx install.

Ex: “C:\CADWorx 2016”

/log

Enables you to view details of the silent install.

EX: "C:\SetupLog.log"

SLAACCEPT

Specifies that you accept or do not accept the license agreement. If you type "NO" the installation process does not complete. You must accept the license agreement for the installation to complete.

“YES”

“NO”

LICENSE_TYPE_CHOSEN

Specifies the license type

“SPLM”

“ESLRed Local”

“ESLRed Remote”

“ESLGreen”

ACAD_VERTICAL_VERSION

Specifies the version type and year of the AutoCAD you are using. For example "ACAD|2016" specifies that you are using AutoCAD 2016.

Civil3D

ACAD

Map

ADT

ACADM

MEP

ACADE

2013

2014

2015

2016

ADDLOCAL

Specifies the CADWorx products to install. You can only install fieldPipe when you install PLANT_FEATURE. You can either install PIDPRO_FEATURE or PIDBASIC_FEATURE.

Separate each option only with a comma. Do not place spaces before or after a feature option.

PLANT_FEATURE

PIDPRO_FEATURE

FIELDPIPE_FEATURE

SPECEDITOR_FEATURE

PIDBASIC_FEATURE

CORE_FEATURE


RUN_REDISTRIBUTE

Runs the redistributable executables (VC2008Redistribute.exe, VC2010Redistribute, and VC2013Redistribute). The default setting is "YES".

YES

NO

PIDPRO_SERIALNUM

Specifies the P&ID Profession serial number provided by Intergraph. You only need to type this option if you are installing PIDPRO_FEATURE.

Contact ECE Design for your serial number here

PLANT_SERIALNUM

Specifies the Plant Professional serial number provided by Intergraph. You only need to type this option if you are installing PLANT_FEATURE.

Contact ECE Design for your serial number here

FIELDPIPE_SERIALNUM

Specifies the fieldPipe serial number provided by Intergraph. You only need to type this option if you are installing FIELDPIPE_FEATURE.

Contact ECE Design for your serial number here

Notes:

You must have administrative level rights to run the installer in silent mode. You must select Run as Administrator from the right-click menu.

Versions:

CADWorx Plant Professional 2016, CADWorx PID 2016