I created an installer that installs my project to the user's home folder on Windows and Linux so that non-admin/non-root users can install the package. On windows, however, if a poweruser or user tries to install the package, installbuilder tries to invoke/update the Windows Installer. Is there a way to tell installbuilder not to update the Windows Installer?
Additional note: I set project.windowsSoftwareRegistryPrefix to empty. It stopped installbuilder from creating the registry entry for
but it still created the entry for
The User's Guide says, "Setting <installationtype> to normal and <createuninstaller> to 0 will avoid creating or updating any key." However, I want to create the uninstall.exe application, but not register the Uninstall entry in the registry. Is this possible?
asked 30 Jun '12, 21:45
Sorry, I'm not sure I understand the issue. Are you setting checkForUpdates=1? Could you provide us with more details about the issue?
To avoid creating the ARP keys you can set the below in your project:
answered 02 Jul '12, 05:07