Avoiding the final setup.exe page

Brian Ford Brian.Ford@FlightSafety.com
Mon Sep 21 15:04:00 GMT 2009

On Sun, 20 Sep 2009, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> People have complained about the final setup.exe page which asks about
> creating an icon, etc.  What's the best way to stop that page from
> showing up every time you run setup.exe?  Should it only be asked on the
> very first installation (easy) or should there be a "Don't ask this
> question again" (harder)?
> And, if that page goes away, should setup.exe just exit when it is
> done or should it still have something that you click?

FWIW, I think the current behavior of remembering past choices and giving
the option to change them, while at the same time showing a positive
notification of success full completion, is just fine the way it is.
AFAIK, the success full completion page is industry standard for Windows

Brian Ford
Staff Realtime Software Engineer
VITAL - Visual Simulation Systems
FlightSafety International
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