You can use the Command Line Interface (CLI) for NI Package Manager to modify the execution of NI Package Manager processes.
Navigate to C:\Program Files\National Instruments\NI Package Manager from the Command Prompt to invoke the CLI using the following command:
cd C:\Program Files\National Instruments\NI Package Manager
Enter nipkg help to access the built-in CLI help.
For help on a specific command, type nipkg help <command>. For example, type nipkg help upgrade to access help for the upgrade command.
nipkg help upgrade
Enter NIPackageManager.exe /? to access built-in browse mode and command mode help.
The CLI should be used with the following formats:
nipkg help <command>
nipkg <command> [OPTIONS] [arguments]
nipkg (install|remove) [OPTIONS] <package>...
nipkg update [OPTIONS] [feed-name]
nipkg feed-create "<path to pools folder>"
nipkg feed-add URI
nipkg feed-add --name= <your feed name> "<path to pools folder>"
nipkg install [OPTIONS] PACKAGES
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