Windows® Vista Installer
All about Windows Vista Installer
Windows® Installer is a component of Windows® operating system. This helps to install, or uninstall the operating system. Software manufacturers can create the set up of their products to use Windows® Installer to help the software installation. Windows® Installer automatically repairs the damage of system files. This avoids the need of re-registering the Windows® files. The up-gradation of Windows® Installer can prevent more installation problems. Many programmers use this Windows® Installer to create executable files. The upgrading process is free and you only need to use the Internet connection. If your installer is not updated or functioning improperly, the installation or un-installation of other files will not work properly. This also makes problems to your system.
There are several features of Windows® Installer. Multiple package translation is such a feature which lets you to create single transaction with multiple packages. The packages are automatically included and if any of the installation failed, you can roll back that installation. Embedded UI handler helps you to add packages. This makes the custom user interface easy to use. You can correct changes with the update resiliency feature. The custom action execution on update uninstall feature lets you to add or change a custom action.
Tips to download the Windows® Installer are:
- Perform package validation
- Verify the operating system
- Compatibility with system requirements
Perform package validation
Package validation is the process which has to be done before doing any installation. There are three types of package validation: internal validation, string pool validation and internal consistency evaluation. Internal validation does the correction and string pool validation improves the performance by removing unnecessary details from the database and the internal consistency validation used to check the invalid records in the database.
Verify the operating system
Operating system verification means to check which the version of your operating system. This step is important because incorrect download result in damage. This can be checked easily by using the ‘Run’ option in the ‘Start’ menu.
This also should be checked before downloading the Windows Vista installer. If the Windows® Installer is not compatible with the system requirements, that will start to make problems. So, before downloading the program, you should check whether that is compatible with the system requirements or not.