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This comes in the format ISScript8.msi and needs to be installed before deploying some MSI installers in Group Policy.
It's important to use the latest version available. Look at the date of the digital signature to find out what version you have. The latest I could find is the 09 April 2003 and it is available from:
(There is a later version of the file available at InstallShield Q109906, but it actually downgrades one of the files inside, so I wouldn't advise using it)
INSTALLING THROUGH GROUP POLICY
This installer never actually registers itself properly with Windows Installer and is not really designed for use with Group Policy
If you install it with GP directly, standalone installers that use ISScript will fail with the following error:
1608: Unable to create InstallDriver instance.
Return code: -2147221164
Also, all of the versions of ISScript (7,8,9,10,11) use the same Product Code which means that more than one version won't install properly in GP
The fix is to create a wrapper which runs the MSI file as a 'concurrent' or 'nested' installation.
If you want more versions of ISScript installed, you'll need to create a new wrapper for each one.
NB You can't just copy an old one as you need to have a new Product ID.
See the following for more information:
TO CREATE THE WRAPPER
Copy ISScript8.msi to a folder
Use WIWW 0.0.0.1 (http://itninja.com/wiww)
Create a new MSI, 'ISScript8 Wrapper.msi', in the same folder
Add Install Command:
Program to run: (Type in) ISScript8.msi
DON'T reboot at the end of installation
Search for Files:
Language: English (United States)
LEAVE IN Add/Remove Programs (for testing)
Edit with Orca:
Change 'WIWW_InstallParam1' so that the 'Type' is '23' and the 'Source' is 'ISScript8.msi'
(The 'Target' should already be 'ALLUSERS="[ALLUSERS]"')
Change the 'Condition' for 'WIWW_InstallParam1' to 'NOT REMOVE' (instead of 'Not Installed')
Change the 'Condition' for 'ResolveSource' to 'NOT REMOVE' (instead of 'Not Installed')
(This is so that you can do a Group Policy 'Redeploy' if you need to)
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