This documentation goes over the custom Silo installation options in an Enterprise environment.


1.     The person performing the installation has sufficient Administrative privileges on the target workstations
2.     The installation will be made into "C:\Program Files (x86)" or other directory
3.     All references to auto-update are removed from the product. Local System Administrators will be responsible for maintaining software updates.
4.     The installation steps described below are for reference only.  They are used to illustrate how the installation would occur when done manually. If you are using a Managed Software solution, you will need to modify the instructions as needed.

Software Package

The Authentic8 Silo software can be downloaded at

Installation Instructions

Extract the MSI installer from the .exe package

Windows Command Prompt (Open as Administrator)
Navigate (cd) to the location of the .exe package and enter the following command:
authentic8-win-<sample_build_number_12345>-release-prod.exe /c /t:"<target_folder_path>"

Open Source Alternative
You may extract the contents of the .exe installation package using a freeware program like 7-Zip

MSI Installation Parameters
(Per-Machine Installation Context)

Standard Installation 

msiexec /i "setup.msi" ALLUSERS=1

Custom Folder Path

msiexec /i "setup.msi" ALLUSERS=1 TARGET_FOLDER_PATH="<target_folder_path>"

Optional Installation using 
Custom Registry Entries
msiexec /i "setup.msi" ALLUSERS=1 REGISTRY_FILE_NAME="<custom_registry.reg>"

Note: The registry file must be in the same directory as the .msi file using this example.

Please contact Support if you have any questions.