Все вопросы: [installshield]

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InstallShield battery level warning

Is there any way to display an warning message if the user tries to install my app when the battery level is under 5%? I'm using InstallShield.

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Issue during installation of web based project installer cab file with InstallShield

I have created a web based project and I have to install an ActiveX Control through web by a CAB file. When I build my InstallShield Web project installer, it generate MSI package and a CAB file. I have to register a DLL in CAB file. If I install the MSI package locally, it works fine: it in...

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Installshield 12: How to share strings and translations for shared functions

I have several Installshield 12 setups (using non-msi Installscript based setups) for several different products. These share some code, which I would like to put into shared .rul files. However, some of that code can report errors or in general show messages to the user. Is there any way to sh...

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Is Installshield the only way to go for Delphi Installations?

Or is there anything cheaper and better? I am still using the Installsheild express (Borland Limited Edition) as supplied with Delphi 6 :) but I "feel" that I should update it – am I going to gain much or anything buy buying the 2010 version? The old version does work on Vista. I am using Del...

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Extract MSI from EXE

I want to extract the MSI of an EXE setup to publish over a network. For example, using Universal Extractor, but it doesn't work for Java Runtime Environment.

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What installation product to use? InstallShield, WiX, Wise, Advanced Installer, etc

I'm currently doing some investigation on moving off of the installation package we currently use (Wise Installer 9) and moving to something that will handle things like Windows Vista, Windows 7 and 64-bit systems. Localization of the installers would be of benefit since we do have a number of Fr...

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using 32 bit installshield for packaging 64 bit binaries

iam using 32 bit installshield to package 64 bit binaries. everything works fine but default location is pointing to c:\program files(x86)\companyname\productname. even though i've selected 64bit at every possible place, somehow it is defaulting to x86 programfiles folder. Any kind of help would ...

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How to suppress unneeded InstallShield InstallScript MSI dialogs?

I have an InstallShield 2009 'InstallScript MSI' project which shows 2 dialogs which are not necessary in my installation: Customer Information Setup Type How can I disable those 2 dialogs? Under 'User Interface', the 'All Dialogs' tree lists those dialogs, but they are all grayed out, and...

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Installshield 2009 Multiple Serial Keys

I have been playing around with Installshield 2009 and C# to create a setup project that validates a serial key (the algorithm written in .NET) before installation. It works great. However I have several versions of a product. At the moment I use separate setup projects for each version. However...

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Installing files to x64 "Program Files" from x86 msi

I'm creating installer using InstallShield 2010 (basic MSI) that is having two features. First feature consists of: main .NET application compiled as x86, some native x86 third party dlls which are used by main application (x64 versions are unavailable). Second feature contains single compon...

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Install errors in InstallShield 2008 Premier Edition

I have a setup which has been created using InstallScript MSI project type. This problem is encountered by our client and he wants a quick solution. Let's assume I have initiated the installation from a path like C:\Setup_V_1.0.0931.1 Inside this folder I have Setup.exe through which I will i...

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Set FolderBrowserDialog to foreground

I'm creating an Basic MSI installshield installer. And for choosing instllation path i'm calling FolderBrowserDialog. Everything works OK except FolderBrowserDialog appers in background. I would like to set it to be a foreground window. This code always returns true and works fine if there is no ...

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Installshield vs Wix vs NSIS for website and windows services deployment?

the company I work for is looking at different options for installers. The product consists of a ASP.NET web site, some web services, and windows services. We'd like to be able to install everything in one go, but be able to uninstall or update services individually. We'd also like to be able ...

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MSI Log Debug Log Sink

I have an InstallShield MSI project. When I pass an MSIHANDLE from an InstallScript custom action to a managed assembly initialized via DotNetCoCreateObject(), the value received within my managed code is -2. Does anyone know if it is possible to access an MSIHANDLE from an InstallScript cust...

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Unwanted Dependency on .NET Framework

I have moved my Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0/C++/MFC application to Visual Studio 2008 SP1 using the new MFC Feature Pack classes. I explicitly use nothing from the .NET Framework. However, we have trouble installing on a system which does not have .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 installed on it already....

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How do you add a DLL to the GAC from an InstallScript Project in InstallShield?

How do you add a DLL to the GAC from an InstallScript Project in InstallShield? I tried added [GLOBALASSEMBLYCACHE] as a destination to the component, with no luck. It tells me that is not valid data for the destination.

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How do I override InstallShield Path Variables when building with MSBuild?

I am building an InstallShield project using the InstallShield MSBuild targets. I have been struggling with overriding the path variables. Nothing I do seems to be picked up by the InstallShield build. The help page was not very... helpful.

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InstallShield 2009 Pre install

Is there any option to copy some of the files (pre installation) to the system before onFirstUIBefore() method. These files are also part of installer. I am using install shield 2009 and project type is installer script. EDIT: Some more info. we need to run one utility which is part of setup.exe...

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Sharing INSTALLDIR in InstallShield

Is it possible to share INSTALLDIR after installation?

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Installshield 64-bit project setup

What is the best way to use InstallShield to generate installers for both 32 and 64-bit environments? The majority of my application is bit-neutral (.net, Java, data files). I would prefer it if I only had to package up those files once. Is there a standard approach to reducing the maintenance ...

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how to execute and read from a command line during installation of installShield exe

I am new to Install Shield, and i have a really critical requirement. In between the installation steps, the installer should run a clearcase command in the backend and then that command output should be given as an input to the next installer panel. To be more specific, i have to give the user ...

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installshield sharepoint deployment

I am new to sharepoint and installshield. My responsiblity is to build and deploy the sharepoint solution as a package using istallsheild. Previously I was using solution package wsp and content database restoration. But now the client wants to deliver the total solution i.e. dlls, ascx files, xm...

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Settings from a configuration file for InstallShield

I am new to InstallShield and i am trying to create my first installer. I have (i think) a couple of basic requirements that i am finding hard to obtain information one: Is there a way i can create a configuration file from which the installer reads information at the time of installation? Thes...

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Suppress the reboot prompt for the .NET 3.5 SP1 redist

I have an InstallShield 2009 Basic MSI project that I've modified to load the 3.5 SP1 redistributable for the .NET framework. It loads fine but as soon as it finishes it displays a prompt saying the system has to reboot, and you can either say yes and it will reboot, or no and it will stop the in...

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Can i create 64-bit setup using pure InstallScript?

Can i create 64-bit setup.exe file using InstallScript project in InstallShield 2009? Documentation is only about msi projects. Or tell me alternative way to use 64-bit registry keys, please.

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Automate an OS check, three installers, and two registry appends

I need to create a single installer that I can distribute to machines running one of Windows XP or Vista. The installer needs to do the following: 1) Check if the OS is XP SP3 or Vista. If it's vanilla XP or SP1, run an MSI. This will install Remote Desktop 6.1. 2) Run an executable. This i...

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InstallShield - Get version of a file

I am using InstallShield 2010 and was wondering if anyone knows how to do the following: I want to get the version of my main exe within my installer and make it the name of my setup.exe InstallShield is generating. Any idea how to do that?

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Windows application installer frameworks

It's always seemed strange to me that downloadable applications would offer multiple types of installers. For example, sometimes you can choose either a .exe or a .msi Do certain types of installers have advantages over others? Does it matter which one you choose? As a developer, why would I wan...

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Installshield Development Error during the Installation process

I've been stuck by a problem for the past couple days that makes no sense to me. My installer builds fine in the Installshiled IDE but when it is about to finish the installation, int gets two errors then rollbacks: installation failure. Right when the install bar is at about 100%, an error box ...

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How do you upgrade a database schema with InstallShield?

I am using InstallShield to install a SQL Server DB, and the applications that use it. Now I need a way to go back and say, ok, v 27 of the database now needs moved to 28. I have the alter scripts, and I know based on a table which version any given DB is. How can I make InstallShield do this?