You can perform the installation of the Plug-in for PPM without opening the InstallShield wizard.
Caution: You must meet all the client-side requirements before you run the silent installation (see Client-Side Requirements). The silent installation does not check for these requirements.
Note: If more than one user will use the Plug-in for PPM on the system, each user must install his own instance of the Plug-in for PPM and each instance of the Plug-in for PPM should be installed in a different destination folder. In order to install an instance in a different destination folder, you cannot run the silent installation but must run the installation using the InstallShield wizard (see Installation Instructions).
To install the Plug-in for PPM silently:
If Microsoft Project is open, exit Microsoft Project.
After you install and configure PPM, log on to PPM.
From the menu bar, select Open > Administration > Download Microsoft Project Plug-in.
The File Download dialog box opens and prompts you to indicate whether you want to run or save the
From your system, run the
setup.exeinstaller by typing the following:
setup.exe /s /v"/qn"