Software Deployment Question
MSI Shared DLL reference count not decrement on upgrade
07/17/2015 3880 views
I have created an msi which places shared DLL file in to the folder "C:\program files\MY Product" it then created the relevant reference keys in
if I uninstall the msi the DLL are removed and the relevent keys deleted.
However if I upgrade the msi it increments the SharedDDLs reg key to 2 this means when I uninstall it doesn't remove the files
Can you please advise how to stop this so the DLL don't increment and the files are removed after uninstall
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Where did you sequence RemoveExistingProduct standard action in execute immediate?
Is it sequenced in between, InstallValidate & InstallInitialize
Is it sequenced after InstallFinalize
Is it sequenced after InstallInitialize
Answered 07/25/2015 by: jagadeish