To install a transform using the command line

  1. Open Command Prompt

  2. From the command window, type msiexec /i packageTRANSFORMS=transform list and then press ENTER.


    i means to install a product.

    TRANSFORMS is a property that is used to specify what transform (.mst) files should be applied to the package. This is a list of paths separated by semicolons.

    package is the name of the Windows Installer package file (.msi).

For more information, see To install and advertize a product using a transform 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.