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Win98 Auto setup

Posted on 1998-11-28
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I trying to make a Cd with all of my important programs on it and would like to know how to automate the setup so I don't have to put in the CD-Key for win98 Oem version.  I would also like to do this with Adobe Photoshop 4.0.  I know this is posible I just don't know what files have to be created or edited

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by:cheekycj
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for win98 did you try

running setup with /IW switch

ie.

setup /IW

CJ
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; MSBATCH.INF
;
; Copyright (c) 1995-1998 Microsoft Corporation.
; All rights reserved.
;

[BatchSetup]
Version=3.0 (32-bit)
SaveDate=05/06/98

[Version]
Signature = "$CHICAGO$"

[Setup]
ProductKey="xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx"

That's what I did. and It automatically put the key when the installation
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by:istal112898
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other thing you need to get a file called setupdx.dll extracted from the MINI.CAb and put it in the folder if it is not extracted already im not sure. ;p
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by:istal112898
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not MINI.CAB it is on PRECOPY2.CAB setupx.dll
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by:harley47
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thanks alot that worked perfectly now all I've got to do is figure out how to do it with my other programs

Bill
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