When a company builds and ships software, the installation process is often the first opportunity for a customer to view the the product and the companyaand the installation experience can make or break a lasting impression. So this book is ideal for companies and developers who want to impress their clientele. This book covers every aspect of using the Windows Installer, the underlying installer technology in Windows. A valuable tool for you software developers, this book helps ensure thorough and reliable installation for your customers. Most other books for software developers end too abruptly and omit critical information, like how to create the necessary installation software. But The Definitive Guide to Windows Installer picks up where the other books trail off.WINDOWS SERVICES (sometimes called NT Services) are exclusive to the Windows NT series of operating systems, rather than ... In cases where a process should be started whether anyone logs on or not, a Service is usually the answer. ... This chapter treats these two separately because they have some different installation requirements, although the . ... first of these tables as the list of the parameters a program would pass into the Win32 CreateService API to create the Service.
|Title||:||The Definitive Guide to Windows Installer|
|Publisher||:||Apress - 2004-04-29|