A URL-Based Windows Installer Installation Example

This example illustrates how to create a URL-based installation of a Windows Installer package. For more information about securing installations and using digital certificates see Guidelines for Authoring Secure Installations and Digital Signatures and Windows Installer.

To reproduce this sample you need the SignTool utility. For details, see the CryptoAPI Tools Reference in the Microsoft Windows Software Development Kit (SDK). You also need Msistuff.exe and Setup.exe utilities from the Windows SDK Components for Windows Installer Developers. For more information, see Internet Download Bootstrapping.

The example has the following specifications: