Using Custom Actions To Deploy MSU/MSI Files

Version 8

    Purpose


    This document outlines how to create a custom action specifically for the launch of a MSU file

     

    Steps

     

    To make the msu install work you must have the following:

     

    Process:

    Syntax for batch can be found at: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/934307

    Additional information on Custom Actions:  Custom Action - How to Work with Batch Files


    Please note:  You must have a /quiet switch for this to install silently.


    1. You must then push out the msu, wusa.exe, and batch file to the target machine. 
    2. Call the batch file
    3. The batch should look something like this:  wusa.exe C:WINDOWSProPatchesInstallexample.msu /quiet

     

    Affected Product(s)

     

    Shavlik Protect 9.x