Remove the Novell Client from a Remote Workstation in Silent Mode using ACU
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By Mohibuddin Nasirkhan
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Posted: 21 Dec 2005
Removing / uninstalling novell client from remote workstation in silent and unattended mode using ACU
Download the Novell Client from the Novell Download website
Extract it and copy the i368 folder into SYS:\PUBLIC directory. Make sure that you are copying the entire i368 folder.
Open ACU.INI from SYS:\PUBLIC\i386 Directory
DO the following changes in ACU.INI
[LaunchInstall] Launch=Yes [DisplayDialog] Display=No [Uninstall] Client=Yes
Save the above file and then close it
Add the following line in the login script as per your requirement.
If you want to do it for all users in the container then you can add above line in container login script. If it's just for 1 user then in the user login script and similarly for profile login script
; Sample Modified ACU.INI File ; Novell ACU for Windows 2000/XP File ; Novell ACU INI File ; ;VeRsIoN=v2.5 Novell ACU - Configuration INI ;CoPyRiGhT=copyright 1999-2005, by Novell, Inc. All rights reserved. [LaunchInstall] Launch=Yes [DisplayDialog] Display=No [UnattendFile] Use=No File=SYS:\public\i386\unattend.txt [StatusLogging] Use=No File=\\server\volume\path\file [AdministratorMessage] Message= [ClientLocalInstall] LocalInstall=No LocalDirectory=C:\Novell\ClientLocalInstall DeleteLocalInstall=No [UpdateAgentSettings] Update=No EnableUpdateAgent= EnableAutomaticUpdateAgent= UpdateAgentLaunchInterval= EnableUpdateLocation= UpdateLocation= EnablePreviousInstallLocation= AdministratorRights= [Uninstall] IPX=No CMD=No Client=Yes NDPS=No WorkstationManager=No NAL=No ImagingService=No RemoteManagement=No NICI=No NMAS=No NetIdentity=No AdministratorMessage=
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