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#82 WiXEdit help

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Jasper Keuper
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2013-03-07
2013-03-06
Srinivasa Rao V
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Help Provided WiX Tutorial and Windows Installer but help like user guide was not provided on the WiXEdit tool itself. I would like to tell you the reason why I am asking the user manual or tutorial. I am a legacy VB 6.0 and VBA programmer. I do not know XML and time will not permit me to XML but as of now I need to create MSI packages for my legacy systems. So I am expecting help to use the tool to build MSI without knowing WiX and XML.

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    • priority: 5 --> 6
     
  • Jasper Keuper
    Jasper Keuper
    2013-03-07

    • assigned_to: nobody --> jaykee
    • priority: 6 --> 7
     
  • Jasper Keuper
    Jasper Keuper
    2013-03-07

    Documentation is indeed important to have.

    It is impossible to create advanced installers without the knowledge of WiX. I you're happy with the installers the wizard creates, then fine. Otherwise I suggest you start learning WiX, and unfortunately this includes XML basics.