To install and advertise a product using a transform with the command line

  1. Open Command Prompt

  2. From the command window, type msiexec package /j[u][m] /t transform list and then press ENTER.


    j means to advertise a product. This option ignores any property values entered on the command line.

    u means to advertise to the current user.

    m means to advertise to all users of this computer.

    t means to apply transform to advertised package.

    package is the name of the Windows Installer package file.

For more information, see To advertise a package using the command line.


  • To open command prompt, click Start, point to All Programs, point to Accessories, and then click Command Prompt..

  • Windows Installer command-line switches are not case-sensitive.

  • For more information on the command-line options, see Related Topics.