View Full Version : Predefined Folders: switching from 32-bit to 64-bit project

10-06-2011, 09:57 AM
I have a problem switching from a 32-bit to a 64-bit project. I basically made a copy of a 32-bit project and I now want to convert it to a 64-bit one.

I have changed the template summary to x64 but my main problem is now that I cannot see the 64-bit predefined folders ([CommonFiles64Folder], "Programfiles64Folder]). How do I make them appear in the list under "Show Predefined Folder"?


10-06-2011, 10:48 AM
Use the Direct Editor view to add the 64-bit folder entries to the Directory table. Probably the easiest way to get the appropriate values for the various fields is to copy them from the Directory table of a new Basic MSI project.

I believe that once you do that, you'll see the 64-bit predefined folders.

I hope that helps.

10-07-2011, 06:11 AM
That worked perfectly.