I have created a number of msi packages for distribution. If you manually run these Msi's they install perfectly and they are visible within add/remove programs. If we try to distribute them using SMS they install, and function as required but they don't show up in add/remove programs. The weird thing is that the MSI's are registered in HKLM/Software/Microsoft/CurrentVersion/Uninstall, they just won't show up.I made sure they have as much information as possible within the MSI, so that won't restrict them.
I am using Wise Package Studio 4.62, our client side is Windows XP Professional. The problem occurs on 3 separate msi's....

Can anyone give a clue as to what might be wrong?
0 Comments   [ + ] Show Comments


Please log in to comment

Rating comments in this legacy AppDeploy message board thread won't reorder them,
so that the conversation will remain readable.


when distrubuting the packge from SMS, there is a check box under advertisements><specific package> then right click and properties>Schedule that says if the client can run this themselves "Allow users to run the program independently of assignments". try checking it. I have had that work for me in the past.
Answered 02/14/2005 by: blankmonkey
Senior Yellow Belt

Please log in to comment
Answer this question or Comment on this question for clarity