Disabling "Check for program updates" while installing FineReader via the command line 


How to have the checkbox Check for program updates unticked when installing FineReader PDF 15 via the command line on the workstations? 


To disable Check for program updates setting when performing a silent installation via the command line, please use the following command-line option:



Setup.exe /qn /L1049 /v INSTALLDIR="C:\ABBYY FineReader PDF 15" CHECK_UPDATES=0

Change "/qn" to "/qb" if you want an installation progress bar to be displayed. No other dialog boxes will be displayed.

You may also disable Run Screenshot Reader at start up feature using the option SSR_AUTORUN=0

All the available command-line options you can check in the section Additional command-line options for silent installation.

Additional information 

All the command line installation information can be found in the System Administrator's Guide: Silent installation.

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