Windows Installer Changes TARGETDIR to C:\
Has anyone ever seen this? My customer's IT department pushes my company's MSI file out to desktops. The MSI file is designed to be installed per-user and has TARGETDIR set to a folder in the user profile. However, TARGETDIR is being reset to C:\ during the execution of Windows Installer and all the executables end up in the root directory of the C drive (not good!). I can see this happening in the MSI log file, but I cannot figure out WHY it is happening. The push to the desktop is executing the MSI under a high-privilege system account and not under the end-user's account, and I suspect that this is the root cause of the problem. Any ideas or suggestions on how to diagnose and fix this issue?
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