WinZip 9.0 SR1 repack for silent installation

Create a WinZip 9.0 SR1 repack for silent installation.

Requirements
  • Winzip (www.winzip.com)
  • 7-Zip (www.7-zip.org)
  • Startx (http://www.naughter.com/startx.html)
Solution
  • Execute the WinZip application to install into the default directory (C:\Program Files\WinZip).
  • Create a batch file using a text editor and place in the WinZip installation directory, i.e. SetupWinZip.cmd.

SetupWinZip.cmd

:: Make Folder
MD "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"

:: Copy Files to Installation Folder
copy /y EXAMPLE.ZIP "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y FILE_ID.DIZ "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y LICENSE.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y ORDER.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y README.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y VENDOR.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WHATSNEW.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WINZIP.CHM "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WINZIP.TXT "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WINZIP32.EXE "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZ.COM "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZ.PIF "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZ32.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZCAB.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZCAB3.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZINST.CHM "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZPOPUP.HLP "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZQKPICK.EXE "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZQKSTRT.RTF "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZSEPE32.EXE "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZSHLEX1.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZSHLSTB.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZTUTOR.HLP "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZVINFO.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZWIZARD.CHM "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"
copy /y WZZPMAIL.DLL "%PROGRAMFILES%\Winzip"

:: Install Winzip

"%PROGRAMFILES%\winzip\winzip32.exe" /noqp /notip /autoinstall
  • Copy StartX.exe into the default WinZip installation directory.
  • Use 7-Zip (www.7-zip.org) ultra compression to archive the contents of the default WinZip installation directory including the SetupWinzip.cmd and StartX.exe
  • Create a config.txt file.

config.txt

;!@Install@!UTF-8!
RunProgram="StartX.exe /MIN /WAIT SetupWinZip.cmd"
;!@InstallEnd@!
  • Copy 7z.sfx to the default WinZip installation directory.
  • From a Command prompt from within the directory all the files reside, execute the following command:
copy /b 7z.sfx +config.txt +setup.7z WinZip90SR1.exe