Use IExpress 2.0 to create a distribution package for Office Migration Planning Manager File Scanner in Office 2010


Applies to: Office 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2011-08-05

You can use IExpress 2.0 to create a distribution package for Office Migration Planning Manager (OMPM) File Scanner by using the following procedure.

Create a distribution package for OMPM File Scanner

Use the following procedure to create an executable file that you can distribute to users. When a user runs the executable file, the OMPM File Scanner files are copied to the user’s computer. IExpress 2.0 is available only on Windows XP and Windows Vista.

To create a distribution package for OMPM File Scanner

  1. Edit offscan.ini by using the appropriate variables for your environment.

  2. On a computer that is running Windows XP, click Start, click Run, type iexpress, and then click OK. This starts the IExpress Wizard.

  3. On the Welcome to IExpress 2.0 page, select Create new Self Extraction Directive file, and then click Next.

  4. On the Package purpose page, select Extract files and run an installation command, and then click Next.

  5. On the Package title page, type a title for the package, and then click Next.

  6. On the Confirmation prompt page, select No prompt, and then click Next.

  7. On the License agreement page, select Do not display a license, and then click Next.

  8. On the Packaged files page, click Add, and then select all files from the Scan directory where OMPM is installed. The list should contain the following files:




    • MSVBVM50.DLL


    • WORD.XML



    • PPT.XML

  9. When you finish adding files, click Next.

  10. On the Install Program to Launch page, in the Install Program box, type c:\ompm\offscan.exe. In the Post Install Command box, enter the command that you want to use to copy .cab files from the scanned computer to the location where you want to store all .cab files. For example, to copy the .cab files from C:\Scan\Logs to the logs directory on a computer named Server1, type copy c:\scan\logs\*.* \\Server1\logs. Click Next.

  11. On the Show window page, select Hidden, and then click Next.

  12. On the Finished message page, select No message, and then click Next.

  13. On the Package Name and Options page, enter the path and file name that you want for this distribution package. Select the options that you want, and then click Next.

  14. On the Configure restart page, select No restart, and then click Next.

  15. On the Save Self Extraction Directive page, select Save Self Extraction Directive (SED) file, edit the path and file name, and then click Next.

  16. On the Create package page, click Next. When the package is created, click Finish to exit.