Software Deployment Question

Edit Adobe Digital Editions .exe

10/27/2015 4388 views
The new ADE 4.5 comes bundled with a Norton installer.  If you use 7-Zip 15.05 (new won't work as the ability to see/exact the NSIS was removed afterwards) you can open up the .exe file, view and then edit the NSIS file and removed the lines calling the Norton .dll files.  Doing all that you are then able to save the NSIS file to your local machine but I have not found a way to then copy this edit NSIS file back into the .exe.  Is this even possible and if so how do I go about it?
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Check this post.


Even then the setup randomly changes the nss and nis registry value. It didn't help either.

Better go with setup capture and create a .msi to avoid this.

Answered 10/28/2015 by: apptopack
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  • I totally forgot about the appdeloy packager, I wonder if it has been updated at all.

ADE 4.5 makes changes to the following registry and not the above one.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00


This is changing dynamically everytime the setup runs and prompts the Norton installation. So better go with msi creation instead of silent switch if you want to customize it.

Answered 10/28/2015 by: apptopack
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