Hello Guys!
Help needed.
i have a package OpenOffice 3.1.1.
exe contains msi package + other files:
--(dir) licenses
--(dir) readmes
--(file) instmsia.exe
--(file) instmsiw.exe
--(file) openofficeorg1.cab
--(file) setup.exe
--(file) setup.ini
i need:
1)get rid of the external .exe
2)merge all above files and folders to .msi

is it possible?
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1) Yes
2) Yes - although why would you want to?
Answered 03/19/2010 by: Jamie B
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The file SETUP.EXE will, almost certainly, extract an MSI. The two INSTMSI(x).EXE files give it away - they're installers for the Windows Installer service.

- Start the EXE
- When you see the opening 'Welcome' screen, look in the %USERPROFILE% folder structure for an MSI. It may be in %TEMP% or it may be %APPDATA%.
Answered 03/19/2010 by: VBScab
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look for the msi vbscab has told you how to do it

once you have got your msi in the folder
just do an admin installation. that is all you need
Answered 03/19/2010 by: cygan
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thanks guys!
Answered 03/20/2010 by: karapetyan
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