Visual Studio Setup and deployment Projects provides to make an executable or installer file in. Since it is the default, we will show how to create an executable using the Debug configuration with the understanding that the Release configuration can be done similarly. If you feel any content is violating any terms please. The example above shows that the Beepy2 Visual Basic project is set to build in Release mode and its platform is x64. Thank you for your feedback.
Follow these simple steps to build your own setup package for the Visual Studio application you are working on. The Express version does not have access to these templates. You can change the icon by changing the number of the Icon Index, as in the following image: Now build the project. The content posted here is free for public and is the content of its poster. Based on the Add-in Express for Office core, it is designed for building custom-tailored Office add-ins with far less coding than you usually have to do. The process for Visual Studio 2012 is similar, but may vary from the steps listed below. Select Setup and deployment in left side and Web Setup Project in right side pane.
My professor doesn't even know how to help me, and I need Visual Studio to do assignments for school. You will need to make different installer projects for 32-bit and 64-bit installers as they are not cross-platform compatible. Hi Andy, Thank you for the detailed description. After that you can see one pop up there you can select prerequisites button then select what all prerequisites needed for your application to run Select any of the 3 radio buttons select 1st one Default. Till then take care and have fun!!! If your vdproj is complex the process of converting it to WiX will obviously be more involved. And you we get the setup file for the application. For more information, please go to:.
In our previous tutorial I have without including Database in Setup File. Step 5 - Click application shortcuts Here click on new and select the output file. If so, what kind of application is it? Finally Build the new project 11. Packages are useful indeed, and you solved your puzzle using them no? Build only the correct installer for the platform. The application will have the bin file under Web Application Folder,here you have to rename bin into bin1. This tool is very useful for getting all your authoring into a WiX source file when you have an existing Windows Installer database.
But you can set for the size to be increased. Print ; and save the application. If you skip these steps, the application will install as if it is a 32-bit application, and the MetaMorph Software will not be able to run the program. If you manage to achieve it using the new application model please feel free to post a how to and I'll be glad to give it a go. Then and then it will allow installation. In the example, the Beepy2013 Install x64 project is selected to build, but the Beepy2013 Install x86 project is not selected to build.
Adriana Can the Visual Studio installer be used to create a 2 way installation using a radio button? If later, the existing projects are modified, or another project is added to the solution the import operation must be redone. Then select Setup Project under templates. Step 3 - Click on Installation Requirements You can specify requirements for your application. If you separate them, you will be less likely to accidently use the Debug version of the application in a production environment which could have adverse effects on performance. But you will probably need to include documentation files, if you have those. If it works I'll stick it on my blog and give you full credit. The setup project was built and a MyAddin1.
Respected sir, I have developed windows application on Gym Management using visual studio frameword 4. Select Primary for all your exes, dlls etc. I'm using 64-bit Windows 8 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 for Windows Desktop, if that helps. I've already tried re-installing Visual Studio, and I get the same error. Net Community by providing forums question-answer site where people can help each other.
It will check for these things before installation of your application. Set the Compression Mode Mode 1: Optimization for speed Installation Speed Mode 2: Optimization for size Setup file size 13. This instance will now close. I found your blog pretty useful. New project appear in solution explorer,for eg. After that create setup file.