How to attach Database on msde 2000 using installshield
Posted on 2004-11-11
I am new to installshield. I have developed a application using VS.Net 2003. The VS.Net solution contains
1) Windows Form Project
2) Web Project
3) Class Library Project.
I am using sql server 2000 database as backend.
I have made deployment package using Installshiled X and from that i am installing MSDE 2000 on Client Machine. Upto this every goes ok. After installation of msde 2000, i have to carry out some steps. But the MSDE service is not started.
1) While Installing MSDE i want to give name to the instance and sapassword aslo.
2) How to start MSDE 2000 service after it gets installed from installshield.
3) Attach my Database to MSDE 2000 while installation.
I want to do all this using Installshiled X
Thanks for your help in advance,