After converting the Deployment Wizard ISM to a MSI and adding program shortcuts to our new cross-product deploy installer, no shortcuts get created and nothing is reported in the installer logging and no errors are reported.

Why?

asked 12 Mar '14, 11:25

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The Sybase wizard creates an abbreviated installer project that doesn't include the CreateShortcuts action. Open the "Custom Action and Sequences" form and insert a new Standard Action in the Installation execute list, typically after InstallFiles at sequence number 4500.

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answered 12 Mar '14, 11:30

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Interesting - what tool do you use to modify the MSI?

(12 Mar '14, 12:17) Volker Barth

InstallShield

(12 Mar '14, 16:00) vorear2
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