Windows Installer - Installshield Logging Entry

What *exactly* is the log message "To be installed; Won't patch; No existing file" and, using InstallShield 2008, how do you set this to patch the file in question?

I am using the Dynamic Linking feature of IS 2008 with Best Practices selected on the folder.

Thanks in advance for the help.
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Vadim RappCommented:
> What *exactly* is the log message "To be installed; Won't patch; No existing file"

it means that the file does not exist and will be installed.

> how do you set this to patch the file in question?

you can't patch what does not exist. For more, give more details about the situation.

> I am using the Dynamic Linking feature of IS 2008 with Best Practices selected on the folder.

Dynamic linking feature has effect when the installation is being built on the developer's machine, affecting what files are included; not during the installation.

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