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Windows Installer 4.5 Software Development Kit

Brief Description
This Windows Installer SDK release contains updates to tools, utilities, samples, and documentation for Windows Installer 4.5.

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File Name:msi45sdk.msi
Version:4.5
Date Published:6/3/2008
Language:English
Download Size:6.8 MB
Estimated Download Time: 17 min 56K

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Overview

The Windows Installer 4.5 SDK includes all the tools and documentation you need to build and edit Windows Installer (MSI) packages and patches, including:
• Orca
• MsiVal2
• Patchwiz
• Headers and Libraries
• Sample code
• Documentation
• And more …

Note: Prior versions of many of these files are installed by the Windows SDK. The installation package for the Windows Installer 4.5 SDK installs to a different location than the Windows SDK (by default) and therefore will not overwrite files installed by the Windows SDK.

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System Requirements

  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003; Windows Server 2008; Windows Vista; Windows XP
Windows Installer 4.5 Redistributable

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Instructions

Once installed, the SDK files can be found in your Program Files directory, under the folder named "Windows Installer 4.5 SDK"

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