Advanced Installer 7.2.1 Release Notes

On October 1st, 2009 Caphyon Ltd. announced the release of Advanced Installer 7.2.1 in Free, Professional, Enterprise and Architect editions. This release is available for download on the Advanced Installer website.

Advanced Installer 7.2.1 is a maintenance release for Advanced Installer 7.2 delivering the following bug fixes and improvements:

  • Improved error message when failing to instantiate Visual Studio for project importer
  • Perform install validation only when required, for packages using enhanced UI
Bug fixes
  • UI properties could not be set through command line interface
  • Project IDs dialog accepted GUIDs with lowercase letters
  • Crash when enabling a custom Add/Remove Programs name and the Product Name contained a property
  • Adding a JRE bundle didn't correctly disable the JRE launch condition
  • Windows Vista SP1 predefined launch condition was not evaluated correctly on Vista SP2 machines
  • String registry values were not converted to REG_MULTI_SZ when appending or prepending data
  • Crash when importing projects or packages which used the MsiAssemblyName table
  • Bootstrapper didn't work on all operating systems without Windows Installer
  • Adding a New File Search created a duplicate folder location
  • Maximum Version was not displayed in prerequisites test search results
  • Fixed UI bugs in "Edit Function Argument" dialog from Call Function from Standard Dll custom action
  • ProcessorArchitecture attribute was set for .NET 1.0 and .NET 1.1 assemblies
  • Launch file or open URL custom action should ignore errors
  • Failed to build Windows Mobile projects with a command file
  • Missing MacOS Java stub path was not correctly displayed
  • First installation dialog was shown in the upper left corner when using enhanced UI
  • Bootstrapper did not delete itself from the Temp folder when running from a CD/DVD
  • Bootstrapper always removed extracted files if the installation performed a reboot