Properties in the EXTRA! X-treme MSI File

The following lists some of the most common properties in the EXTRA! X-treme .msi file, many of which are used to set default values for installation and global options.

They can be edited in the .msi file, specified on the command line, or passed in by way of a transform file (.mst). If installation values are not specified and the installation dialog boxes are suppressed, the factory default values are used.

Property Description
IDC_KEYCODE_EDIT=access code Specifies the access code for the product you're installing.
USERNAME=username Sets user name.
COMPANYNAME=organization Sets organization name.
ApplicationUsers=[AllUsers|OnlyCurrentUser] Preselects radio button option under Install This Application For.
ADDLOCAL=ALL

-or-

ADDSOURCE=ALL

Specifies the installation location, either on the local hard drive or the network.
INSTALLDIR=path Sets the installation path.
For Windows 2000 and Windows XP:
USERDATALOCATIONMIN=value

-or-

For Windows 9x, Windows ME, and Windows NT 4.0:
USERDATALOCATIONMINTWO=value

Sets the location to store user data, where:
This value
Saves data under
Legacy Program Files
MyDocs My Documents
AllUsersDocDataDir (Windows 2000 and Windows XP only) All Users\Documents
Custom User-defined directory
Note If you specify a custom user data location, include also the CustomUserDocumentsPath property.
CustomUserDocumentsPath=path Specifies a custom location to store user data.

If you replace the user-specific portion of the path with the string USERID, when the product is run by a user for the first time, the USERID portion of the path is replaced with the logged-in user's ID.

UseLocalizedFoldersInitially=[NO|YES] Specify whether to use a language-specific folder for storing user data. When Application Directory is specified as the user data location and this value is YES, user data is stored in the language-specific folder under the user data location, as determined by each user's regional language setting in Windows.
_IsSetupTypeMin=[Typical|Custom] Sets the default installation type.
HLLAPIOPTIONMIN=[Shared|Unique] Sets the default HLLAPI session shortname.
ENABLECENTMGNT=FALSE Enables centralized management.
ACTIVATION=FALSE Requires product activation on first use. ENABLECENTMGNT must also be FALSE.
MCSSERVERURL=url Specifies the location of your MCS server. ENABLECENTMGNT must also be FALSE.
language=FALSE Omits a specific language from the installation, where:
DEULANG
ENULANG
ESPLANG
FRALANG
ITALANG
PTGLANG
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German
English
Spanish
French
Italian
Portuguese
MIGlanguage=FALSE EXTRA! includes scheme and macro files to support sessions migrated from RUMBA sessions. By default, when you advertise the installation or install by way of a group policy, these files are installed for every installed language. Change the value for a specific language to FALSE to omit the macro and scheme files for that language from the installation, where:
MIGDEULANG
MIGENULANG
MIGESPLANG
MIGFRALANG
MIGITALANG
MIGPTGLANG
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German
English
Spanish
French
Italian
Portuguese

If you omit a language from the installation, language=FALSE, the scheme and macro files for that language are automatically omitted, even if you do not change the value for MIGlanguage.

Related Topics
Bullet Installing EXTRA! X-treme From the Command Line
Bullet Installing EXTRA! X-treme, Overview
Bullet Customizing the EXTRA! X-treme Installation
Bullet EXTRA! X-treme Client Components
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