How to default the location for setup exe

Hi,

How to default the location for setup file during the installation? What I means here is, once i make the setup file for my vb program, and once I run this setup file, I want it install to c:\myvbprogram\hello folder by default.

Normally, the default is c:\Program Files\....something. How can I by pass this in order to install it in my default location?

Thanks for any suggestion.
ht055Asked:
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setiawanConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Use Install Shield, VB Setup Wizard is not enough to do what do you want
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mark2150Commented:
Go in and edit the SETUP.LST file to manually set the installation directory.

Down in the [Setup] section:

[Setup]
...
DefaultDir=$(ProgramFiles)\BMG3
...

Change the DefaultDir to where ever you want.

You can also change the title, program group, etc.

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ht055Author Commented:
Hi setiawan,
How to the Install Shield? Do you mind to give more clue and example?


Hi mark2150,

You way is work.



Thank for both of you.
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setiawanCommented:
Just follow the wizard :)
I think you have your answered from mark2150
But If you want more try InstallShield
InstallShield can give you more (including registry setting)
and many other features.
warning : it is not promotion :)


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