My knowledge of vbs scripting is very limited and i have searched a bit for some code to rename a file and found some code but when i run it within an msi it errors it works when jsut simply running .vbs file but not when i place code with in a custom action in an msi.

Dim oFSO
Dim sSourceFile
Dim sDestinationFile

Set oFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")

sSourceFile = "C:\Program Files\Caddsman\Architect 2003\Library\Openings\Windowbuilder.txt"
sDestinationFile = "C:\Program Files\Caddsman\Architect 2003\Library\Openings\Windowbuilder.ini"

oFSO.MoveFile sSourceFile, sDestinationFile

Set oFso = Nothing

Was wondering if anyone would know of better way to rename a file?
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Hi Ryath,

Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
objFSO.MoveFile "C:\FSO\ScriptLog.txt" , "C:\FSO\BackupLog.txt"

Got this from http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/scripts/default.mspx

TechNet Home > Script Center > Script Repository > Storage > Files

Hope this helps.

Answered 09/26/2005 by: MSI_repackager
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Hey MSI_repackager

The one place I didn't remember to look in! Hah! That code worked! So simple!
Thx for the help.

Answered 09/26/2005 by: ryath
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