USERNAME property

The USERNAME property is a user performing installation.

Default Value

Default value may be put in the Property table. If the USERNAME property is not set, then it is set automatically using values from the registry.


Set the NOUSERNAME property to suppress the automatic setting of USERNAME.


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 on Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP. See the Windows Installer Run-Time Requirements for information about the minimum Windows service pack that is required by a Windows Installer version.

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