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NSIS installer - change path based on dialog

Im trying to create an installer using NSIS, using "installer based on zip file". I'd like to create a dialog box at the beginning of install that gives the user 2 choices (32, 64), then depending ...
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Temp folder is not writeable for some applications, resulting app crashes

I dont know why, but suddenly many applications in my computer can't start. For example Chrome Portable shows this error on execution: NSIS Error Error writing temporary file. Make sure your ...
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Privileges for installing executables with nsis

I think this question suits better superuser than stackoverflow. I need to write an installer for some executables. The user might copy them wherever he wants but usually this is performed in ...
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NSIS installer not working with InTune

So, I've reviewed as much documentation as I can about InTune and NSIS and I can't seem to figure this out. I have an NSIS silent installer that (when executed locally, even as system via psexec) ...
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Unable to execute program from installer

I created an application (exe file) and in order to deploy it I am using two ways: Using zip file: I zipped the entire contents including executable. This method works and the end user is ...
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How to change installation directory path with command line of NSIS installer of new VLC player?

I want to silently install NSIS in D:\VLC. I can do that with old VLC version i.e. VLC 1.1.9. But I cannot do the same for VLC 2.0.5. Here is the command line I am using vlc-1.1.9-win32.exe ...
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Unpack NSIS executable

I am trying to decompress a NSIS executable. With the GUI version of 7zip I am able to do this and the exe is listed as: Type = Nsis Method = LZMA:25 Solid = + With the command line version 7za I ...
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How can I get my NSIS context menu options back after associating a program with .NSI files?

I associated .nsi files with a text editor recently, and as a result lost all of the special NSIS context menu options for, eg., "Compile NSIS Script". How can I get them back?
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How to use GetFileSecurity to check if the current user has write access to a directory in nsis?

Nsis installer needs to check the folder write access permission before proceeding with the installation, How to achieve this? I read online about GetFileSecurity, Could anyone please let me know how ...
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mysql silent install and configure in nsi

i want to silently install MySQL 5.0 in NSI. I tried the following code in NSI: ExecWait 'msiexec /i "$INSTDIR\mysql-essential-5.0.27-win32.msi" /qn' ExecWait "C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server ...
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Starting a service which may have port conflicts with existing service

Is there any way to start a service and force a service that is already running to stop if it uses the port that the service I want to start is going to be using? I'm going to be installing apache ...
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Any ideea why every NSIS setup file(.exe) i download gives CRC error?

Any ideea why every NSIS setup file(.exe) i download gives CRC error when trying to install. I do not have any firewall installed and also i tried with and withouth a download manager. Also files ...
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Browsing Bombs After a Short While

After a reboot, my internet connection lasts perhaps a half hour or so before tanking. I can ping (by both IP and hostname), but I cannot browse. If I restart the "Network Store Interface Service", my ...
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Why might an application fail to start on Windows 7 x64 with faulting module GDI32.dll?

I'm attempting to run NSIS.exe on Windows 7 x64, but it's crashing on start, and leaving this in the event log: Faulting application name: NSIS.exe, version: 0.0.0.0, time stamp: 0x4b1ae3a1 Faulting ...