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List of Events and UPDATEMODE

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Is there a list of events and when and what order they are triggered?In particular, I'm interested in knowing when the setup is running in update mode (how can I tell?) so I can make some registry changes but I can't tell what events to add those adj...
by DataAnalyzer Pilgrim

Creating a x86 installer ONLY

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Hi all,Pretty simple thing I want to do, restrict my Basic MSI installer to be installed on x86 machines only. In other words, if I try to install it on a x64 machine, it'll get the default 'wrong processor type' error message.I know you can restrict...
by andrewcardy Pilgrim

Deleting the cached MSI file during first-time install

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Hello,Is there a way to delete the cached MSI file during an initial (clean) install? Bear with me here: I know that I can configure the installation not to cache the msi on the local machine, but I see that deleting the cached file after the first-...
by Mescalero Pilgrim

Default Radio Button Selection

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Hi,I have one dialogbox which contains 2 radio buttons.When that dialog appears while installation, I wanted to make default selection of any of the radio button.But I am not able to find the way to do it.My Project type is Installscript Project.Plea...
by RakeshPatil Pilgrim

Setup Prerequisites Screen Order

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Can anyone help me, how to change the Setup Prerequisites Screen which should come after validation of serial number / customer information screen. Please note I am not asking the order of Setup Prerequisites setup files order. I want the Setup Prere...
by jsvignesh Pilgrim

Reactivation failure -

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[I have posted a similar thread meanwhile I can't see it. If it is duplicated, please remove one of it.]We have a win7(x32) PC with installshield 2010 installed. It is in powered off state for months. We found that it can't boot yesterday when we try...
by Jianle Pilgrim

Installing a 32 Bit IIS Application to 64 Bit IIS 7

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Hi,we've recently upgraded our install project from Installshield 2009 to 2010. As a result the install has started to fail on 64 bit machines during the installation of the application to IIS. The error logged is shown below:InstallShield 12:59:33...
by grahamm Pilgrim

Can I create a 32 and 64 bit setup program in one EXE?

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From our InstallScript we can tell if the O/S is 32 or 64 bit. Our setup program can contain both the 32 and 64 bit components and we can turn off the 64 bit features in a 32 bit environment and vice versa.However, when we make a build including both...
by DataAnalyzer Pilgrim

Windows 10 compatibility

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Is there anyway to make Install Shield 2010 detect Windows 10.My warning message pops up and detects it as Windows 7. It goes in my ISOSL_WIN7_SERVER2008R2 case. I tried this hotfix
by vbp0001 Pilgrim

Predefined folder for PUBLIC Documents?

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I'm working on a project that requires the installation of files to the (My) Documents folder. Obviously on Windows 7 this is a library that actually consists of two folders - C:\Users\Public\Documents and C:\Users\Username\DocumentsI tried using [Pe...
by reddragon105 Pilgrim

Setup Needs the File (my executable)

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Hey guys,I've added some prerequisites to my project and since then I have started to recieve a dialog box during installation that says "Setup needs the file (my executable) and "Specify the location of the file (my executable) to continue." Any ide...
by debergstrom Pilgrim

antivirus is blocking the installation

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i am using IS2010 and its having one merge module "Microsoft jet DB 3.51(English)" this installation hangs only one machine. For all of the other machines its working fine. The os is win xP sp2, when i tried to disable the mcafee antivirus on that m...
by mano_n_s75 Pilgrim

Service install fails on Win 2008 server

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Hello,I have a Basic MSI package which installs a service.The installation works fine on WinXP, Vista, Win 7 machines, but trying it on a Win 2008 server it fails and rolls back. The error says:InstallServices: Service: Info 1923.Service (My_Service...
by Not applicable

Error signing MSI package

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Recently I started getting errors about signing the .msi package when building installation.Before anyone suggests invalid certificate or credentials - we use the same certificate and credentials for all other installations projects and they all buil...
by sk1f23 Pilgrim