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Questions tagged [wix]

This tag should be used for questions related to the WiX Tools for Windows installation applications. Questions about the free website builder are off topic.

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How to force an WIX installer not to reboot while/after updating of application

While doing the update using wix (major upgrade), the system reboots automatically. How to prevent the automatic reboot? I have tried the following options ,but it didn't help. </...
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Wix setup: read several ini files during setup

For a setup (to update an existing product) I create in wix, I need to read the install directory and process all the INI-files that start with settings Those are settings files who have the same ...
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Name server management when using AWS Route 53 and Wix

I am very new to DNS configurations and such. I am reading and picking things up as I go. I was looking for general guidance for the following scenario, I've a domain purchased from a registrar (...
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The Windows Installer Service could not be accessed in a TFS post-build script

We have installed a TFS Build Agent on Windows 2012. In a post-build script we are packing a setup using WIX. But we get the following error, when light.exe : error LGHT0217: Error executing ICE ...
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What happens during “Computing space requirements”?

Nearly every setup I know shows something like this at the beginning: There is a text saying: "Computing space requirement" This sometimes runs just a few seconds and sometimes significant ...
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“Installation directory must be on a local drive” msi install error

Some of our users in our organization has started to report a strange error when installing our product (product details redacted from the screenshot): The original error message in English is "...
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WiX installer fails with Error 0x80070570: Failed to extract all files from container, erf: 1:4:0

I have created an MSI installer bootstrapper (so .exe) with WiX, it works on my computer (Windows 7) but when executed on another Windows 7 computer it fails with: [1688:1078][2016-01-11T02:21:25]...
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Google form border…Is there a way to remove it or not? or even blend it with the background color pink [closed]

How do I remove the ash and white stripes border around the "Login-USE your Zip code Google form" or make it look negligible? It is a form made using the Google forms Is there a way to remove it or ...