How to perform a direct MSI installation of AutoPIPE?
Some instructions on extracted MSI files and pre-requisites for any user wishing to install everything directly:
Download the AutoPIPE installation file to your computer using instructions here..
AutoPIPE's installation file was created using a program called WIX Burns installer. Therefore download free WIX Toolset from here to extract contents of EXE into individual MSI files.
Install the WIX Toolset, no need to install the Visual Studio plugin.
Steps to extract the MSI files:
a. After installing Wix Tool Set, locate the Dark.exe program. (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\WiX Toolset vxxx\bin
b. Open a CMD prompt
c. Change directory to the folder containing the Dark.exe application
First, install all pre-requisites in the following order:
a. Skip any that have already been installed on the computer.
b. Pre-requisites listed below may change with different versions of the program. See Release notes for detail list of pre-requisites per version being installed.
c. Use command line arguments with Setup.exe to make it install silently:
-q or -quiet
-s or -silent
Next install the program installers
Note: ProjectWise Explorer pre-requisites see here.
Performing a silent installation