This thread will contain information which applies to all AutoPatcher releases.
Note, this information has been updated for AutoPatcher version 5.6 as of May 2007.
Command Line Arguments (a.k.a. Switches)
You may use the following command line arguments (a.k.a. switches) to control AutoPatcher's behavior.
Skips both the AutoPatcher and Microsoft licenses
Disables the crash handler
Enables active file logging (to <windows>\autopatcher.log)
Allows you to ignore errors (in crash handler)
Skips the reboot sequence (Not implemented yet fully)
Skip file and registry detection on modules. Everything will be as if it's not installed, even if it is!
Overrides the user interface language (normally adapts to regional settings) and switches it to default, english.
Specifies an answer file to load. This overrides the Answer File screen (where AutoPatcher would normally detect answer files in its folder and ask you whether it should load any of them)
Activates unattended installation (implies nolicense). This also skip the answer-file screen, so the only way of specifying an answer file is through the answerfile switch.
Only used along with unattend. This will run AutoPatcher with a minimal UI.
Ctrl + A Select all
Ctrl + D Deselect all
Ctrl + N Select none (same as above)
Ctrl + L Load selection from answer file
Ctrl + S Save selection to answer file
Ctrl + R Restore defaults
-1 Crashed (!)
1 User exit
2 User exit, avoiding reboot
5 Installation finished, reboot not required
10 Installation finished, reboot required, but supressed via commandline
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Edited by theblazingangel, 08 June 2007 - 03:55.