Could someone give me code that will take a folder of subdirectories and files and store them in a auto extract (.exe) file

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no links code only please
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the_hood00Author Commented:
if making an auto extracting file is to hard then the folder can be zipped but include code that will unzip the folder
This will work...

1) Install Winzip
2) Install Winzip command line utility
3) Call shell execute
Sorry... item 3 should actually be...
ShellExecute(NULL,"open","C:\\Program Files\\Winzip\\Wzzip",""-v","c:\\temp\\compressdir",SW_SHOWMINIMIZED);
the_hood00Author Commented:
i need it to be compressed within my program so its more user friendly for my clients
yeah i hear you.  that was more of a quick solution for local testing.  if you need to incorporate zip functionality into your actual source code check out the following article.

cheers -Aaron

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