How to get Revision Number from .msp file

Posted on 2007-11-15
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
How do i retreive the ProductCode/SummaryRevisionNumber to a .msp patch file from a C# application.
Question by:jenniferw

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JonMny earned 500 total points
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you can read the file information using  IPropertyStorage.

here are a few of links that have examples of reading advanced file properties

you could also try dsofile but that is an unmanaged dll


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Thanks a lot, that was useful!

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