I have a Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 ISO from MSDN and am having issues getting it to install using PDQ.
I have a VM setup on my desktop running a fresh copy of Windows 10 just joined to the domain with the VM tools installed and ran Windows updates on it. I then ran a snapshot of and then tried deploying VS 2015. It ran it with these switches but not including the /Quite to watch fro unexpected prompts:
"\\ServerNameHere\Repository\Microsoft\Visual Studio 2015 Professional\vs_professional.exe" /NoRestart /SuppressRefreshPrompt /ProductKey LicenseKeyHere /AdminFile "\\ServerNameHere\Repository\Microsoft\Visual Studio 2015 Professional\adminfile.xml" /Quiet
It installed with no issue so then I rolled back to the snapshot and tried again except now I tried it with the /Quiet from the command line as a logged in user and it worked as well. So then I roll back and try it through PDQ deploy with the same switches and found sometimes it will install with no issues but most of the time it will start and almost finish installing but look to hang in PDQ deploy waiting to finish. I would login to the box and find I can see the install exe running in the processes list but using 0% CPU as it finished but prompted for something in the background right at the end.
Any tips on how I trouble shoot issues like there where I have no error message in PDQ but I can't jump into the session that is running the install to see why it is hung at the end of the install?
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