Hi !

I have an EXE file that I have to launch at the install AND the uninstall (This file install/uninstall a network protocol).

I currenty launch this file using a .BAT :

net start A_SERVICE
THE_EXE_FILE -v -s n

At install time, no problems, I install the files I need, and then launch the .BAT.

At uninstall time, I launch this BAT file :

net stop A_SERVICE
THE_EXE_FILE -v -s n

Of course, I launch this BAT before the real uninstall of the files I need.

Now, my problem :

I didn't found in InstallShield 10.5 a custom action using a .bat file, so I made an EXE Custom Action and then modified it. That make me think I'm doing something which maybe should not do.

Do you have any other solutions ?

Thanks !

P.S : If you have any solution which could allow me not to install the EXE_FILE (using it as temporary file, installed just during the install/uninstall), please tell me !
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