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Posted on 2004-08-28
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Hi,
How can I make my VB project to Setup file. My VB project include 10 frm, 1 vbp and 1 mdb files.
please help.

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NAR
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Farzad Akbarnejad earned 84 total points
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Hi,

Use  Package & Deployment Wizard  application installed in
Start > Programs > Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 > Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Tools

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To create a setup package, try use:

Inno Setup (Free and Easy)
http://www.innosetup.com
http://www.jrsoftware.org/isinfo.php

Alternative solutions:

InstallShield
http://www.installshield.com/downloads/

Nullsoft Scriptable Install System
http://nsis.sourceforge.net/home/

Ghost Installer
http://www.ginstall.com/

Installer Vise
http://www.vise.com/downloads.asp

Wise
http://www.wise.com

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by:jkaios
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The better one is Microsoft "Visual Studio Installer 1.1", which creates ".MSI" packages (like Setup.exe files that the Application and Deployment Wizard creates). These MSI files use the latest Windows Installer. The Development Environment is very similar to the one in VB where you can add your own Welcome screen, User Registration forms, Customer Information, License Agreement, etc.

It is free and can be obtained from the following URL:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/vstudio/downloads/tools/vsi11/default.aspx
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