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by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Advanced Installer Requires Admin Privileges to Sign
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Re: Advanced Installer Requires Admin Privileges to Sign

Hello Richard, To be fully honest with you, this is quite strange. Normally, Advanced Installer should not ask for elevation in order to sign the resources from your project. From what I know, the only scenario where Advanced Installer would require elevation is when it has to display certificates t...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Having issues with registering a dll
Replies: 12
Views: 139

Re: Having issues with registering a dll

Hello, You understand correctly. When the installer runs the DLL does not register. When I register the DLL manually it registers just fine. That has been the issue all along. I understand now. I thought that you have said that the registration does not work manually either. When registering the .DL...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Chained package condition evaluation fails if string comparison is present
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Chained package condition evaluation fails if string comparison is present

Hello,

Thank you for your followup on this and for the additional information.

Good to know that the encountered behaviour is the same.

This is currently under investigation. I will update this thread as soon as I will have more information about this.

Best regards,
Catalin
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Unable to run the dotnet service
Replies: 1
Views: 20

Re: Unable to run the dotnet service

Hello, From what I see here, this behavior is all handled by your service executable. Exception Info: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: The configuration file 'appsettings.json' was not found and is not optional. The physical path is 'C:\Windows\system32\appsettings.json'. It looks like your executab...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: How to Precompile VS 2017 Winforms Application
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: How to Precompile VS 2017 Winforms Application

Hello, Thank you for your followup on this and for the explanation. It seems I have misunderstood your scenario, but now everything is clear. In order to precompile your .NET assemblies, you can add your assemblies in the "Files and Folders" page. After doing so, please go to "Assemblies" page and a...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: Replace configuration file using 'Custom Actions'
Replies: 4
Views: 654

Re: Replace configuration file using 'Custom Actions'

Hello Oliver, I think the scenario "the prerequisite is of feature-based type and the main setup runs silently. In this case, the prerequisite will be installed as a post-install prerequisite (see the case above)" is my scenario. The main installation is running silently and PostgresDB is installed ...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: How to create installer project for C# windows service
Replies: 3
Views: 23

Re: How to create installer project for C# windows service

You are always welcome! I am really glad I could help. How can I put restriction on installation that, it should require Administrative privileges? You can achieve this by going to "Install Parameters" page and checking the "Run as administrator" option. This will run your package as administrator a...
by Catalin
Fri May 29, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: How to Create an Installation Package for a Windows Service
Replies: 8
Views: 3561

Re: How to Create an Installation Package for a Windows Service

You are always welcome!

I am really glad you got this working!

Best regards,
Catalin
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Change file contents by placing the hostname
Replies: 4
Views: 76

Re: Change file contents by placing the hostname

You are always welcome! :)

I am really glad you got this working.

Best regards,
Catalin
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Chained package condition evaluation fails if string comparison is present
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Chained package condition evaluation fails if string comparison is present

Hello, Please accept my apologies for the delayed reply (I had few sick days off). Thank you for the detailed followup. I have tested this scenario. Here is how I've tested this: - three packages: A,B and C. - C is a chained package for B and B is a chained package for A. The problem I encountered h...
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Install Prerequisite base on dialogue selected value condition
Replies: 11
Views: 168

Re: Install Prerequisite base on dialogue selected value condition

Hello Minanath, What I have explained above refers to the prerequisite's install conditions ( "Prerequisites" page --> "Install Conditions" tab). or Does it applicable to organisation level condition for feature-based pre-requisite also? No, it does not apply for the condition you use in the "Organi...
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Uninstall particular MSI from bootstrapper EXE
Replies: 11
Views: 173

Re: Uninstall particular MSI from bootstrapper EXE

Hello Balaji, As explained in our "Product Details Page" article: Register product with Windows Installer. This option registers the product with Windows Installer. If this option is not checked you cannot remove, repair or reinstall the application by using the Control Panel, the Windows Installer ...
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Previous version not getting uninstalled before new version installs
Replies: 7
Views: 106

Re: Previous version not getting uninstalled before new version installs

Hello,

I have answered in the mention thread.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Best regards,
Catalin
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: How to Create an Installation Package for a Windows Service
Replies: 8
Views: 3561

Re: How to Create an Installation Package for a Windows Service

Hello, Don't we need InstallUtil.exe for installation purpose? Do we need to give reference of it in project? No, there is no need for that. Please see my answer to your other thread here: https://www.advancedinstaller.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=45458&p=116449#p116449 Hope it helps. Best regards...
by Catalin
Thu May 28, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Building Installers
Topic: How to create installer project for C# windows service
Replies: 3
Views: 23

Re: How to create installer project for C# windows service

Hello and welcome to Advanced Installer forums, In order to install a service, all you need to add the service executable in your project and then go to "Services" page --> "New Service" button from the toolbar --> select the executable. It should install this service, Start service and while uninst...