Windows Installer Service

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI) is an installation and configuration service that provides a standard format for component management and enables network administrators to deploy corporate servers very efficiently.

Hierarchy of Managed Entities

Managed Entities

Name Description

Windows Installer

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI) is an installation and configuration service that provides a standard format for component management and enables network administrators to deploy corporate servers very efficiently.