?
Solved

INNO and Uninstall option

Posted on 2007-04-04
3
Medium Priority
?
332 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-04

Hello group,

I'm using INNO to install or uninstall an application I have written.
However, I don't know how to add uninstall options to my Program Group in START as well.

Currently user must go to the program folder to and then uninstall folder to run uninstall command.

I will appreciate it if you could let me know how I can add this option to Program group.

regards,
ak
0
Comment
Question by:akohan
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:akohan
ID: 18855490


This is what I have done:

[Icons]
Name: "{group}\UnInstall MyApp"; Filename: "{app}\uninstall\unins000.exe"

and works fine. Is there a better approach?

regards,
ak
0
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
Ryan Chong earned 500 total points
ID: 18855967
try use {commonprograms}

like:

Name: "{commonprograms}\UnInstall MyApp"; Filename: "{app}\uninstall\unins000.exe"
0
 
LVL 18

Assisted Solution

by:mirtheil
mirtheil earned 500 total points
ID: 18856910
You can also use the {uninstallexe}  contstant instead of the "{app}\uninstall\unins000.exe" for the filename.  This protects you if you have multiple uninsXXX.exe files in the same directory. So you would use something like:
[Icons]
Name: "{group}\UnInstall MyApp"; Filename: "{uninstallexe} "
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article will inform Clients about common and important expectations from the freelancers (Experts) who are looking at your Gig.
The SignAloud Glove is capable of translating American Sign Language signs into text and audio.
In this fifth video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFdetach utility, which is able to list and, more importantly, extract attachments that are embedded in PDF files. It does this via a command line interface, making it suitable …
With the power of JIRA, there's an unlimited number of ways you can customize it, use it and benefit from it. With that in mind, there's bound to be things that I wasn't able to cover in this course. With this summary we'll look at some places to go…
Suggested Courses

800 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question