AutoMate Installation Properties

The following properties can be used during a command-line installation of AutoMate. Properties and their values are separated by equal signs and should appear after the MSIExec.exe command but before MSIExec switch options. While the property values are not case sensitive, All properties must be entered in uppercase.

Property Name

Description

Example

SERIALCODE

The AutoMate 9 serial code used to register the software. If this is not provided, AutoMate will install as evaluation set for 30 days.

SERIALCODE="AM9-12345-12345-12345-12345-12345"

UPGRADESERIAL

The AutoMate 8 or AutoMate 9 serial code used in association with the AutoMate 9 upgrade serial code. If SERIALCODE specified an upgrade serial code, this property must be used as well.

UPGRADESERIAL="AM8-1234-1234-1234-1234"

LOGGINGDATASOURCE

Premium Only

A valid database connection string to use for External Database Logging. If this property is supplied, External Database Logging is automatically enabled after installation is completed. This property is ignored if SERIALCODE is not a valid Premium serial code.

LOGGINGDATASOURCE="<ConnectionString>"

REMOTEPASSWORD

Required for Premium Runtime Editions. Optional for other Editions

Enables Remote Administration and set the password to the value of REMOTEPASSWORD.  Must be supplied for Premium Agent installations, otherwise administration of product is not possible.

REMOTEPASSWORD="MyPassword"

REMOTEPORT

Optional

Use a port other than the default 7977 for Remote Administration connections.

REMOTEPORT="8100"

See Also:

AutoMate Command-Line Installation

External Database Logging

Remote Administration

Software Updates & Resources