/build/static/layout/Breadcrumb_cap_w.png

Software Deployment Question


How to configure MSI to prompt user to reboot post install

08/02/2018 813 views

I have a package with registry keys under HKCU that require a reboot for an Active Setup - to place them there if not present. Vendor source installed software does not prompt for a restart at completion of install. So, I have to configure my ISM-MSI (from capture) to prompt a reboot at end of install. From researching, I've learned that the ScheduleReboot action in CA needs to be set to "Not Installed" with property REBOOT set to RS. I am not getting  prompted to reboot at end of install using these settings. What am I missing? Also, if anyone has any link(s) describing/defining  Actions and their Conditions, I would be most appreciative.

Thanks in advance!

0 Comments   [ + ] Show comments

Comments


All Answers

0
Why are you using Active Setup? If the MSI has advertised entry-points, such as an advertised shortcut, you can - and should - use self-healing instead. Google for John McFadyen's excellent treaty on self-healing.
Answered 08/03/2018 by: VBScab
Red Belt

 
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site and/or clicking the "Accept" button you are providing consent Quest Software and its affiliates do NOT sell the Personal Data you provide to us either when you register on our websites or when you do business with us. For more information about our Privacy Policy and our data protection efforts, please visit GDPR-HQ