View Full Version : Updating a Project

12-01-2002, 12:41 PM
I have a visual basic program with an install package already saved. I made a change to the exe and recompiled the program. I rebuilt the install package but the install package still had the old exe. I rebuilt the install package several times and it still used the old exe. How do I get it to use the new exe? Is this because I am using the trial version of Install Shield? The new exe overwrote the old exe. Thank you for any help in advance.

12-02-2002, 12:05 PM
What happens if you delete (or move) the built files and then do a rebuild ?


12-02-2002, 09:32 PM
Thanks for the help. The problem was that during the uninstall the exe was not removed and when I reinstalled my program the exe was not overwritten. My question is how do I get the uninstaller to remove all the files (the exe and my chm help file were left behind) or how do I get the installer to overwrite an existing exe? Thanks for any help in advance.