Scenario: How do I extract the MSI from the exe installer? (Note we do not provide the MSI)
Solution: Below are the methods used to extract MSI from EXE are as follows for Synchro Pro 4D:
Method 1: Using 7ZIP
Method 2: Using sub-directories of .exe
Bentley does not have a downloadable MSI file for this application. However, one can download the Synchro 4D Pro application as an EXE, install the EXE, and then extract the MSI file using the following procedure:
How do I silent deploy SYNCHRO Pro on my network?
To use any installer in silent mode you need to run it from the command line with one parameter of the following:
/quiet - displays no UI whatsoever.
/passive - displays a UI but requires no user input. Essentially just displays an install progress bar.