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  • I have developed windows application using WPF. After deployment, I can able to extract .msi file before installing. Also I can able to install the .exe file inside msi installer without administrator privileges.

    Can anyone help me on this?

    • Moved by Baron Bi Thursday, November 22, 2018 8:27 AM
    Thursday, November 15, 2018 7:22 AM

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  • Hi,

    thanks for posting here.

    >>I have developed windows application using WPF. After deployment, I can able to extract .msi file before installing. Also I can able to install the .exe file inside msi installer without administrator privileges.
    Can anyone help me on this?

    Please provide more information about your requirement. How do you deploy your application? 

    According to your description, your case seems isn't related to development issues. Maybe you could try this forum below to see where is the suitable forum for you.

    Where is this Forum for.

    Your understanding and cooperation will be grateful.

    Best Regards,

    Baron Bi


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    Friday, November 16, 2018 1:34 AM
    • Proposed as answer by Guido Franzke Thursday, November 22, 2018 1:50 PM
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