The following command line parameters are supported during installation:
|FortiAuthenticator Agent installer commands are case-sensitive and are required to be all uppercase.|
Disables the “This will install... Do you wish to continue?” prompt at the beginning of Setup.
Instructs Setup to be silent. When setup is silent the wizard and the background window are hidden but the installation progress window is displayed.
Instructs Setup to be very silent. As per
/SILENT but the install progress window is also hidden.
Instructs Setup to suppress message boxes. Only has an effect when combined with
Overrides the default directory name displayed on the Select Destination Location wizard page. A fully qualified pathname must be specified.
Overrides the default folder name displayed on the Select Start Menu Folder wizard page.
Instructs Setup to initially check the Don't create a Start Menu folder check box on the Select Start Menu Folder wizard page.
Turns offline mode on, will also disable "cached credential" support.
Sets shared secret value to this (encrypted at the end of the install).
Sets domain-realm mappings, invalid entries cleared.
The login tile image.
/MOTD="Here is a custom MOTD"
Overrides the default MOTD which contains version information.
Enter after the equals (
=) sign either
0 for none,
1 for most recent, or
2 for a specific domain.
Enter the domain's down-level/NETBIOS name. For example, for
In order to configure a secondary FortiAuthenticator with the same installation commands as the primary, the following command must be entered:
Now all relevant existing commands can be used to configure the secondary unit provided they are prefaced with "ALT" (meaning "alternate"), for example: