It's time for another snippet of industry news from Carl Bennett, Technical Specialist at ChangeBASE, now part of Quest Software.
A new tool from Microsoft, the Program Install and Uninstall Troubleshooting Tool, attempts to resolve MSI install issues.
Active Setup introduction on InstallShield blog.
A nice roundup of Program Compatibility Assistant’s features care of Chris Jackson.
All regsvr32 does is Load¬Library, Get¬Proc¬Address, and then calls the function. Why can’t you query if it was successful?
InstallShield 2012 SP1 is out.
Examine the contents of MSU and CAB Microsoft Update installs.
Lessmsi, the tool for quickly extracting files from MSIs now has shell integration.
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Beta 2 is available.