Is there a way to set "run as admin" for my app during building the .MSI in AdminStudio? 

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Apply "RunAsAdmin" Shim on your target exe using ACT 5.6 and install the shim along with your package using custom action.
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Apply "RunAsAdmin" Shim on your target exe using ACT 5.6 and install the shim along with your package using custom action..

This will always run your exe file with adminstrator previlage..

 

Answered 06/04/2012 by: jagadeish
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  • It is not necessary though.. It does not work many times..
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Why would you not be running as an administrator anyway when building the MSI?!?!

Answered 06/06/2012 by: VBScab
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