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by sonda
Thu Sep 16, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Open url from property filled from script
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Re: Open url from property filled from script

Thanks, Liviu for your detailed explanation also for pointing to this To affect a property used in a condition on a component or feature, the custom action must come before the ... I have probably forgotten or did not pay attention while read documentation to this but now I will have in mind. Anothe...
by sonda
Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Open url from property filled from script
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Open url from property filled from script

I have property OPEN_APP_UR L with some default value (http://google.com), on upgrade I have a custom action that read the file and with AI_SetMsiProperty OPEN_APP_URL $OpenAppUr i fill the property with reading URL. on Exit dialog on Finish button i have a custom action that calls OpenUrl custom ac...
by sonda
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update
Replies: 6
Views: 3410

Re: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update

Hi Liviu Thanks for your detailed answer I think with your guidance I succeed to achieve what I was expecting and for the start look good and working (i have attached my test) [attachment=0]MyTest.zip[/attachment) I will start to edit the real project but just have another question before I proceed ...
by sonda
Thu Sep 02, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update
Replies: 6
Views: 3410

Re: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update

Hello, In the newer version, if i set do not overwrite i think it will not take effect because we have already doing uninstall the old version and the config file is deleted first and then the new installation is done with checking to overwrite and will not preserve old config file, old config file ...
by sonda
Thu Sep 02, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Synchronized folder
Replies: 5
Views: 3900

Re: Synchronized folder

Thanks for your time and response this is actually as a expected one-way synchronization disk folder to the Advanced Installer folder. I was actually confused from "synchronized folder" sentence because for both folders (disk and advanced installer folder) we can say "synchronized folder", but now i...
by sonda
Thu Sep 02, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update
Replies: 6
Views: 3410

Re: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update

Will be OLDPRODUCTS variable available/ fiiled if i use only Automatically upgrade older product version : img_1.png or i will need also do set customized advanced installer upgrade rules OLDPRODUCTS variable to be filled? img_2.png The idea is to preserve old configfile from the previous installati...
by sonda
Tue Aug 31, 2021 12:56 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update
Replies: 6
Views: 3410

Best way to preserve old configuration files and use in upgrade/update

I have built different installers for products and plugins, all of them have a lot of configurations, ports, URL, domains, special properties and all have been saved in the configuration file the idea is now is when doing update/upgrade to be able to use this old configuration files and to save the ...
by sonda
Tue Aug 31, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Synchronized folder
Replies: 5
Views: 3900

Re: Synchronized folder

This means if i add manually in the Application folder in the advanced installer (not on synchronized disk folder if i add there expect it will be sinhronized ).

Thanks for your response
by sonda
Wed Aug 18, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Synchronized folder
Replies: 5
Views: 3900

Synchronized folder

I was reading the tutorial https://www.advancedinstaller.com/user-guide/folder-synchronize.html and i need help with this: if the files and folders in the synchronized folder on the disk change, this change is also made in the synchronized folder from your project. if you add regular files and folde...
by sonda
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: There is a problem with this Windows Installer package .. on upgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 5952

There is a problem with this Windows Installer package .. on upgrade

I have an installer with a custom action that lunching cert until and installing some pfx certificate. If you doing the first install (on your machine there is no other installation) installation will be smooth without any errors, but if i change the version and make a newer version and try to updat...
by sonda
Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Missing dll when upgrading
Replies: 1
Views: 4801

Missing dll when upgrading

I have version 1.3 and upgrade to version 1.4. When upgrading one dll is missing, but if i do clean installation everything is there and running ok. Upgrading is first to uninstall the old version and install a new one. Not sure what can be wrong?
by sonda
Tue May 18, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: aip file created with 15.6 and opened with 18.2 properties not loaded
Replies: 1
Views: 735

aip file created with 15.6 and opened with 18.2 properties not loaded

Aip file created with 15.6 and opened with new version18.2 will not load the same properties for custom action. in this case linch file:


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by sonda
Fri Apr 16, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Executing inline powrshell script
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Re: Executing inline powrshell script

Thanks for the reply i was thinking that upgrading to 18.1 and signing the scripts will help, i just upgraded local version but sill same behavior.

Regards
by sonda
Fri Apr 16, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Executing inline powrshell script
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Executing inline powrshell script

In the installer, we have inline PowerShell scripts. Now our company introduced some new policies and installers are restricted and PowerShell scripts are not executed. Antivirus is detecting and blocking. Is it possible to change the execution path for the inline script not to be executed in the te...

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