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How to Package many MSIs into one installer RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I have three MSIs and I want to create one MSI from it so that when user click hat one msi it installs three software in one shot.

    Regards
    Rajaniesh

    Wednesday, January 31, 2018 10:48 PM

Answers

  • I am trying to add three software's published by Microsoft into one MSI setup:

    So I need to add the MSI files into files system or I need to search the target exe files called by MSI into it. Can you please clarify?

    Regards
    Rajaniesh



    Thursday, February 1, 2018 5:33 AM

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  • Hi Rajaniesh,

    Welcome to the MSDN forum.

    Refer to your description, your issue is about the MSI setup development. Since our forum is to discuss the VS installation issues, I will help you move this thread to the appropriate forum for a better support, thank you for your understanding.

    Best regards,

    Sara


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    Thursday, February 1, 2018 2:10 AM
  • Hi Rajaniesh,

    If you use Setup project in the VS, you just need to add all of your exes to the "Application Folder" like:

    Regards,

    Stanly


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    Thursday, February 1, 2018 2:25 AM
  • I am trying to add three software's published by Microsoft into one MSI setup:

    So I need to add the MSI files into files system or I need to search the target exe files called by MSI into it. Can you please clarify?

    Regards
    Rajaniesh



    Thursday, February 1, 2018 5:33 AM
  • Hi,

    What do you mean about "search the target exe files called by MSI into it"?

    I'm not sure what do you want to do now, just bind the three exes to one package? Or some another purpose?

    Regards,

    Stanly


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    Friday, February 2, 2018 6:54 AM
  • I need to find the exe called by MSI and that was my question
    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 10:35 PM