To advertise a package using the command line

  1. Open Command Prompt

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


    u means to advertise to the current user.

    m means to advertise to all users of this computer.

    package is the name of the Windows Installer package file.


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

  • If you want to install the application with elevated privileges, use the /jm option.

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

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