Thoughts about setup and deployment issues, WiX, XNA, the .NET Framework and Visual Studio
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Since Visual Studio is one of the few multi-disk MSI packages that I am aware of, our team has had more experience using the Media table and run into more problems while trying to release builds on CD and DVD than any other team I know of within Microsoft. The Media table is documented in the Windows Installer MSDN documentation (this is a good starting point). Here is a list of some random information (and a couple of bugs in our products) that we discovered about the Media table during the process of shipping VS .NET 2002 and 2003 and the .NET Framework 1.0 and 1.1:
I am using wix, i have created disk1.cab and disk2.cab files .total size of 2 cab files are less than 2 gb.
i need to create a single iso file without prompting the second disk to insert.
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Hi Santhoshkumr - You'll need to use some kind of self-extracting package if you need to distribute multiple files with your setup program. WinZip supports this type of functionality and there are other solutions available for this type of thing, or you could create your own solution.