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Creating an mst file

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I need to create an mst file, to allow for multiple installations of the same product.
I would like to know how to create an mst file.
I am not sure where to get the orca software.
I am also not sure if orca will work on Vista.
Could someone please help me out?
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Orca does work on vista:
http://forums.microsoft.com/MSDN/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=1236993&SiteID=1

Some good information about createing these files can be found here:
http://forums.bit-tech.net/showthread.php?t=141421
I hope this helps. Good luck.
 
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I found the answers to most of my questions.
How to create an mst file - usefull help at http://blogs.technet.com/alexshev/archive/2008/02/15/from-msi-to-wix-part-7-customizing-installation-using-transforms.aspx
Where to get the orca tool - ensure you have installed Microsoft SDK and go to C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\Windows\v6.0\Bin\orca.msi and run the msi.
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