This document provides steps required to install the Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer silently. There is a bug that does not allow Microsoft to install the Snapshot Viewer silently. Refer to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/885883 for more information. Microsoft has provided a hotfix which allows the silent switches to work.
To install the Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer silently, you must complete the following tasks:
To download and put the executable file in the network share repository, follow the steps given below:
Note: You will receive the a password through an e-mail message from Microsoft.
Note: The extracted folder contains a file named snpvw.exe.
You have now extracted the required files and put them into the network share repository. Your executable file is ready. You are now required to add a package from the Desktop Central console.
To add the package and deploy it, follow the steps given below:
You have deployed the package to install Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer silently.
The settings will reflect in the client computers during the agent's 90-minute refresh cycle, during startup or during logon—whichever takes place earlier.