Tag: Windows Installer

  • MSI and WIX How to Tutorials

    WiX tutorial http://www.tramontana.co.hu/wix/ Introducing WiX http://www.ondotnet.com/pub/a/dotnet/2004/04/19/wix.html WiX Tutorial – Steps to Create an Installer MSI with WiX http://www.dalun.com/wix/01.09.2005.htm Windows Installer Guide from Microsoft MSDN http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/msi/setup/windows_installer_guide.asp General WiX Documentation and Help Windows Installer XML (WiX) v3.0 Help http://wix.sourceforge.net/manual-wix3/main.htm WiXUI dialog library guide http://wix.sourceforge.net/manual-wix2/WixUI_dialog_library.htm

  • Uncompress MSI File

    Sometimes I need to unzip MSI file to view its content without actual installing it. I used to use a 3rd party tool named 7zip to extract MSI. Today I discover there is much easier way to do this with windows build in tool msiexec.exe The use msiexec to uncompress MSI file, you need to…