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I first encountered this Error message, when I tried to build an application installer using Labview 8.6. I could not fix that problem. So I tried to install Labview 2009. Doing so, I got the same Error message:
That was quite disappointing for me. I could not even install Labview 2009. So I copied all the Labview files from the ditribution directory of my installation DVD to the Desktop. Now I can instal Labview (still running at the moment). I am curious, if I can finally build no again application installers again.
Sign on to your system with the Administrator user account you will use to run the installer. Click the Start Orb and type %temp% in the search box. The search results will show the Temp folder you want. Click on the Temp folder to open it in Windows Explorer, then delete the entire contents.
Any setup.exe or any other executable that installs updates and launches the MSI installer is a bootstrapper. The Acrobat-Reader bootstrapper is provided as part of the Reader bundle on the CD and the web download. It is also provided for some releases on the download site. It provides a streamlined way to chain installs without the need for administrative install points. The bootstrapper provides the following benefits:
Yes, I have both Telerik UI for WinForms and JustDecompile installed on my machine. I also have JustTrace but that one doesn't seem to show up in the control panel. The control panel also used to be installed, but every time I ran it it told me it was out of date and that I needed a new one. So...I finally just uninstalled it, then downloaded the new installer, but this installer doesn't appear to actually install the program. It only runs it. Is this how it's supposed to work now If so how will I know when updates are available
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Windows Installer (msiexec.exe, previously known as Microsoft Installer, codename Darwin) is a software component and application programming interface (API) of Microsoft Windows used for the installation, maintenance, and removal of software. The installation information, and optionally the files themselves, are packaged in installation packages, loosely relational databases structured as COM Structured Storages and commonly known as \"MSI files\", from their default filename extensions. The packages with the file extensions mst contain Windows Installer \"Transformation Scripts\", those with the msm extensions contain \"Merge Modules\" and the file extension pcp is used for \"Patch Creation Properties\". Windows Installer contains significant changes from its predecessor, Setup API. New features include a GUI framework and automatic generation of the uninstallation sequence. Windows Installer is positioned as an alternative to stand-alone executable installer frameworks such as older versions of InstallShield and NSIS.
Before the introduction of Microsoft Store (then named Windows Store), Microsoft encouraged third parties to use Windows Installer as the basis for installation frameworks, so that they synchronize correctly with other installers and keep the internal database of installed products consistent. Important features such as rollback and versioning depend on a consistent internal database for reliable operation. Furthermore, Windows Installer facilitates the principle of least privilege by performing software installations by proxy for unprivileged users.
A feature is a hierarchical group of components. A feature may contain any number of components and other sub-features. Smaller packages can consist of a single feature. More complex installers may display a \"custom setup\" dialog box, from which the user can select which features to install or remove.
A component is the basic unit of a product. Each component is treated by Windows Installer as a unit. The installer cannot install just part of a component. Components can contain program files, folders, COM components, registry keys, and shortcuts. The user does not directly interact with components.
Creating an installer package for a new application is not trivial. It is necessary to specify which files must be installed, to where and with what registry keys. Any non-standard operations can be done using Custom Actions, which are typically developed in DLLs. There are a number of commercial and freeware products to assist in creating MSI packages, including Visual Studio (natively up to VS 2010, with an extension on newer VS versions), InstallShield and WiX. To varying degrees, the user interface and behavior may be configured for use in less common situations such as unattended installation. Once prepared, an installer package is \"compiled\" by reading the instructions and files from the developer's local machine, and creating the .msi file.
The user interface (dialog boxes) presented at the start of installation can be changed or configured by the setup engineer developing a new installer. There is a limited language of buttons, text fields and labels which can be arranged in a sequence of dialogue boxes. An installer package should be capable of running without any UI, for what is called \"unattended installation\". 1e1e36bf2d