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How do I create a custom MSI package?

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I want to install real VNC on all of our computers (over 150). I also want to customize the install (add a password to the vnc server, etc...) I don't have time to go around to each machine and install it, so is there a way I can create an msi with the settings I want? Once I have the msi created I can deploy it through group policy.
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Thanks, but that guide in the second link says it's for windows 2000. All the computers in my office are Windows XP and the servers are Windows 2003
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OK, but you can still use WinInstall Le to convert the package to an MSI.

http://www.softpile.com/Utilities/Miscellaneous/Review_16745_index.html
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You can use Orca to create a MST file. Here is a good article about that: http://www.frickelsoft.net/blog/?p=240
To deploy the package follow this one: http://www.waynezim.com/2009/05/how-to-deploy-vnc-using-group-policy/
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Thanks Jdtuck,

That was what I was looking for.
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