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    google skethup 8 free version msi

    does any one know or have msi install for google sketch up 8 free version ?

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    I do but not on site at the moment. I'll link tonight if that's ok?

    Matt

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    Thats great, thanks Matt.

    google only have msi for paid version ...grrrrr

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    download sketchup and use 7zip or similar to extract the exe to a folder this will have the msi inside, did the same thing earlier this week.

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    If you need it sooner we got it from here: Google - SketchUp - 8 | ITNinja.

    Follow the instructions and you should be fine.

    Very good website for silent package installs.

    Matt

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    thanks guys 7zip has worked.

    have a good weekend

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    Just done this myself, here are my notes:

    Extracted msi from exe using 7zip

    Added to installation command to stop toolbar install: INSTALLGOOGLETOOLBAR=0

    Rolled out following reg frags:
    To set default template and stop app checking for updates
    [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\SketchUp8\Prefer ences]
    "DefaultTemplate"="C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Google\\Google SketchUp 8\\Resources\\en-US\\Templates\\Temp01b - Simple.skp"
    "CheckForUpdates"=dword:00000000

    To disable the welcome screen
    [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\SketchUp8\Welcom eDialog]
    "ShowOnStartup"=dword:00000000
    Job done.

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    I have the sketchup msi file extracted by 7zip but when I apply it to a PC in an OU using software installation package in GPO it doesn't install. Anyone know where I am going wrong?

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    Did you follow the instructions in the site? From memory ours is msiexec \\server2\apps\sketchip8.msi /q /n

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    Quote Originally Posted by fairm010 View Post
    Did you follow the instructions in the site? From memory ours is msiexec \\server2\apps\sketchip8.msi /q /n
    Do you push that msiexec command out through group policy? Also which site do you mean sorry?

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    Sorry, just seen your earlier post with the site!! Will look at it now! Thanks

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    Startup script via GP.



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