Patch.SourceListInfo property

The SourceListInfo property of the Patch object gets and sets the source information properties for a patch. This property call MsiSourceListGetInfo or MsiSourceListSetInfo. This is a read or write property.

This property is read-only.


propVal = Patch.SourceListInfo

Property value

The name of the source information properties for a patch to query or set. For possible values, see the Remarks section of this topic.


Not all properties that can be retrieved can be set. The szProperty parameter can be one of the following values.

Property Can set? Meaning
MediaPackagePath Y The path relative to the root of the installation media.
DiskPrompt Y The prompt template used when prompting the user for installation media.
LastUsedSource Y The most recently used source location for the patch. When you set this property, prefix the source location with "n;" for a network source or "u;" for URL type. For example, use "n;\\scratch\scratch\test" or "u;".
LastUsedType N "n" if the last-used source is a network location. "u" if the last used source was a URL location. "m" if the last used source was media. Empty string ("") if there is no last used source.
PackageName Y The name of the Windows Installer package or patch package on the source.



Windows Installer 5.0 on Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7. Windows Installer 4.0 or Windows Installer 4.5 on Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista. Windows Installer 3.0 or later on Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, and Windows 2000
IID_IPatch is defined as 000C10A1-0000-0000-C000-000000000046

See also




Not Supported in Windows Installer 2.0 and earlier