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InstallSite Newsletter 2/2003



2003-03-21 Replace a String in a File (InstallScript)
2003-03-14 Windows Installer Chats updated (incl. "The Future of MSI")
2003-03-14 HTML Autoplay updated
2003-03-14 Adding Upsupported Languages to ISPro 6 (in French)
2003-03-04 Bugs Bulletin updated for ISDev 8
2003-03-03 Bugs Bulletin updated for MSDE Merge Modules
2003-02-20 Windows Installer Books updated
2003-02-18 Bugs Bulletin updated for MSDE Merge Modules


InstallShield MultiPlatform with Mac OS X Support

The latest version of InstallShield's Java based installation tool broadens platform support, adding Max OS X and Generic Unix support. Other enhancements include patch and update installs, running in console or silent mode, optional use of Java Swing for a richer look and feel of your installer user interface, and many more.

Second Hotfix for InstallShield Professional 7.01

This hotfix updates the install engine to fix a bug in function ComponentFileInfo and error 5006 (0x8007003) during setup initialization. The hotfix is available from the Online menu or from knowledge base article Q108226.

InstallShield Skin Customization Kit

InstallShield have released a tool to create custom skins for setups created with InstallShield Professional 7 and InstallShield Developer (InstallScript MSI project type only). This tool enables you to modify the predefined skins or create completely custom skins. You can use your own background graphics, buttons and color scheme. There are two things this tool cannot do:

Share your skins: You are welcome to send your created skins to for publication on InstallSite. Please make sure you have a license for any included graphics for this purpose, to avoid copyright infringement.

Microsoft Windows Installer Chat

Microsoft continues their chat series about Windows Installer. In the April session, experts from the MSI team at Microsoft will sit down at their keyboards and answer any questions you ask about MSI - no specific focus area is scheduled for this month. Fire up your browser and join this chat to learn about merge modules, rollback, custom actions, advertisement, external UI, patches and upgrades, validation, assemblies and more. Questions on any MSI-related topic are welcome.
April 9, 2003 - 11:00am Pacific Time / 2:00pm Eastern Time / 19:00 GMT

InstallShield Training in Europe and Australia

InstallShield AdminStudio (5 day workshop. English)
Apr 28 - May 2, 2003 in Naarden (NL)

InstallShield Developer (4 day course. English, French, Italian)
Mar 25 - Mar 28, 2003 in Naarden (NL)
May 6 - May 9, 2003 in Bristol (UK)
Jun 3 - Jun 6, 2003 in Saronno (IT)
Jun 10 - Jun 13, 2003 in Paris (FR)
Jun 17 - Jun 20, 2003 in Naarden (NL)
Jul 8 - Jul 11, 2003 in London (UK)
Jul 29 - Aug 1, 2003 in Melbourne (AU)

InstallShield Professional (4 day course. English, French)
Mar 25 - Mar 28, 2003 in London (UK)
May 6 - May 9, 2003 in Naarden (NL)
May 13 - May 16, 2003 in Bristol (UK)
May 20 - May 23, 2003 in Paris (FR)

Making Sense of Windows Installer (1 day seminar. English, French)
May 12 2003 in Bristol (UK)
Jun 2, 2003 in Saronno (IT)
Jun 9, 2003 in Paris (FR)
Jun 16, 2003 in Naarden (NL)
Jul 7, 2003 in London (UK)
Jul 28, 2003 in Melbourne (AU)

Courses in Germany and Austria see below. For details about these courses and booking information go to


Aktionsangebot für AdminStudio Schulung 25.-28. März

Schnell Entschlossene haben jetzt die Möglichkeit, eine Gutschrift von 100 € zu erhalten, wenn sie sich für die InstallShield AdminStudio Schulung vom 25.-28. März 2003 in Ulm anmelden. Die Aktion gilt nur für diesen einen Schulungstermin. Die Anmeldung muss über InstallSite (online oder per Telefon) erfolgen und bis spätestens 24. März mittags eingehen.

Deutsche Windows Installer Bücher

"Inside Windows Installer. Erstellen robuster Installationspakete für den Microsoft Windows Installer" ist der Titel eines Buches, das Microsoft Press Ende Juni herausbringen will. Einen Schwerpunkt des Buches bildet die Entwicklung vom "MSI-aware" Applikationen mit Visual C# .NET und Visual Basic .NET. Daneben werden aber auch die Grundlagen der Windows Installer Technologie und die Werkzeuge aus dem Platform SDK behandelt. Autor Andreas Kerl ist Application Development Consultant bei der Microsoft Deutschland GmbH.
Das Buch "Erste Schritte mit InstallShield Developer und Windows Installer Setups" von Bob Baker ist fast fertig und erscheint voraussichtlich Ende April.
Informationen und Vorbestellung für beide Bücher unter

InstallShield Schulungen in Deutschland und Österreich

InstallShield AdminStudio (4 Tage)
25.-28.03.2003 in Ulm (DE)
06.-09.05.2003 in Ulm (DE)
24.-27.06.2003 in Ulm (DE)
08.-11.07.2003 in Linz (AT)

InstallShield Developer (4 Tage)
08.-11.04.2003 in Ulm (DE)
20.-23.05.2003 in Ulm (DE)
24.-27.06.2003 in Hamburg (DE)
12.-15.08.2003 in Ulm (DE)

InstallShield Professional (4 Tage)
01.-04.04.2003 in Ulm (DE)
13.-16.05.2003 in Ulm (DE)
03.-06.06.2003 in Linz (AT)
01.-04.07.2003 in Ulm (DE)

Windows Installer Einführung (1 Tag)
07.04.2003 in Ulm (DE)
23.06.2003 in Hamburg (DE)
11.08.2003 in Ulm (DE)

Informationen zu Terminen, verfügbaren Plätzen, Gruppenrabatten, Schulungsunterlagen und Buchungsmöglichkeit finden Sie unter

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