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I have taken over a VB.Net 2005application which has been recently converted to 2008. It is now version 2008 The deployment is already created but I want to modify some things.

Instead of Welcome to the Setup1 Setp Wizard I would like the install to say  Welcome to the Widget Setup Wizard.
I want a shortcut created, a menu slection created and change the default Installation folder.
This project connects to a SQL Server database. Do I set that up separately or is it somehting I can install from the VB.Net deployment package?
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Create conditional shortcuts during the installation of a .NET application
http://www.codeproject.com/KB/install/shortcut.aspx

Dot Net Installer that automatically install SQL 2005 Express
http://www.codeproject.com/KB/applications/NET_Installer_With_SQLEXP.aspx

Change the name of the program folder for the application
http://visualbasic.about.com/od/usingvbnet/a/SetupProj02_3.htm
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Thank you for the solution. Just in time for my deployment
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