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The Orange Brain's Guide to AdminStudio

2nd Edition

572 pages
includes CD-ROM


The Orange Brain's Guide to AdminStudio is ideal for those just starting with AdminStudio or those wishing to hone their repackaging skills. It covers everything from getting started, repackaging, custom actions, creating transforms, upgrades, patches, using the Conflict Solver and adding your final package to the Application Catalog. It's friendly, approachable style makes it easy to understand not only repackaging, but also using and maintaining Windows Installer packages.

Outline (from 1st edition):

Ch 1. Getting Started
Ch 2. Introduction to the Windows Operating System
Ch 3. Big Picture of AS
Ch 4. Your First Repackage
Ch 5. Windows Installer
Ch 6. Editor
Ch 7. Testing
Ch 8. System Search and Custom Actions
Ch 9. When things go wrong
Ch 10. Transforms
Ch 11. Application Manager
Ch 12. Conflict Solver
Ch 13. Patches
Ch 14. Minor Upgrades
Ch 15. Major Upgrades
Ch 16. Project and Workflow Template
Ch 17. Continuing From here

About The Author

Leslie Easter, an internationally recognized leader in software deployment, has provided consulting and training expertise to many Fortune 500 companies. His talent and enthusiasm for this field has led to numerous articles and books including Bulletproof Installs (Prentice-Hall). After graduating from University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, he spent several years at Intel s System Group in Portland Oregon before moving north to Redmond and joining the Microsoft s Windows NT 3.1 team. Mr Easter founded The Orange Brain Company in 1994.

Book Samples (in Acrobat Reader format):

Author: Leslie Easter
Publisher: Orange Brain Press

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