Category: Windows Installer

Windows Installer / MSI: DebugView for Windows

DebugView is an application that lets you monitor debug output on your local system, or any computer on the network that you can reach via TCP/IP. It is capable of displaying both kernel-mode and Win32 debug output, so you don’t need a debugger to catch the debug output your applications or device drivers generate, nor…




Creating Microsoft Windows Installer Package MSI using Windows Installer XML (WIX)

The Windows Installer XML (WiX) is a toolset that builds Windows installation packages from XML source code. It is hosted under sourceforge.net (http://wix.sourceforge.net/). Since it is a toolset, the solution typically consists of a few console applications. candle.exe – is a compiler light.exe – is a linker dark.exe – is a MSI decompiler To get…