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using a setup.exe file to install the ebook in program files

nickjames001 Sunil, I notice from purchasing ebook power, that the help guide is located in my programme files, can you advise me how I can create a setup.exe file to run an install process to put my ebook program in users program files? Nothing else would be required apart from putting a shortcut on the desk top.

How do I go about doing this, I realise this isn't a feature of ebookcompiler, but would be pleased if you could point me in the right direction for acheiving this.



Posted on: 2:10 pm on May 5, 2003
EBookCompiler You need an install building toolkit

The one we use is freeware fromwww.jrsoftware.org

There are also commercial products like InstallShield and WISE and others that do the same type of functions.  I have used InstallShield (and InstallShieldExpress) some years ago, and ithey were both good application, but I find InnoSetup more suited to our current needs.

Posted on: 3:29 pm on May 5, 2003
nickjames001 Thaks for your quick reply sunil

You star!

Posted on: 3:34 pm on May 5, 2003

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