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Apache 2.2 installer for Windows (old versions)

As promised, here is the old installer that worked quite well as long as it was ran from the Windows command line in Administrator’s Mode: 7 more words

On-Premises + Cloud, ERP, CRM - International

Why use an installation technology

This is a question that I get asked from time to time, usually after someone who is not familiar with the deployment world encounters problems with a certain installation. 364 more words


Getting the progress percentage from a burn bootstrapper installer

One of the basic requirements from an installer created using burn bootstrapper would be to display the progress percentage. I had a tough time finding a proper solution to this as most of the solutions on the internet didn’t work properly while displaying the uninstall percentage. 331 more words


Passing install path as an argument to burn bootstrapper

I had to add this extra little thing to my Burn bootstrapper EXE where I had to enable the user to pass the installation location as a command line argument. 236 more words


Burn Bootstrapper installer major upgrade doesn't uninstall previous version

This post provides the solution for one of the worst nightmares I’ve ever had! I created this burn bootstrapper installer setup which installs and uninstall properly. 451 more words


Creating a custom UI installer with WIX Burn Bootstrapper

If your requirement is to create an installer providing it a look and feel of your own or if you want to get access to the installation progress details, then WiX Burn is what you need! 1,936 more words


Getting started with WIX Toolset

So I was assigned a task to create an installer for a specific project I’ve been working on and WiX Toolset was the undisputed suggestion thrown onto the table. 311 more words