Solved

How to modify a Shortcut table so that the Shortcut's "Start in" property contains the app's install location.

Posted on 2009-04-09
1
513 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-14
I've modified my MSI with Orca so that the app's Shortcut is placed in a particular hard-coded location.

I'd like to have the "Start in" location property of the Shortcut reflect the app's install location.



0
Comment
Question by:wjm013
1 Comment
 

Accepted Solution

by:
wjm013 earned 0 total points
ID: 24115484

Inserting "TARGETDIR" in the WkDir field in the Shortcut table solved the problem.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Installations often have prerequisites, such as “Microsoft .Net framework is required for this product”. The usual implementation in MSI installations is system search for a particular registry setting representing the required prerequisite, followe…
Monitor input from a computer is usually nothing special.  In this instance it prevented anyone from using the computer.  This was a preconfiguration that didn't work.
Nobody understands Phishing better than an anti-spam company. That’s why we are providing Phishing Awareness Training to our customers. According to a report by Verizon, only 3% of targeted users report malicious emails to management. With compan…
In an interesting question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29008360/) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to split a single image into multiple images. The primary usage for this is to place many photographs on a flatbed scanner…

820 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