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Highlights of WiX v3.0.4429.0

WiX v3.0.4429.0 was released on Friday, 29-August-08. You can download it from

New features

  • Aaron added properties to WixVSExtension to detect Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1.
  • Aaron also added a new custom action, WixExitEarlyWithSuccess, which makes it easy to exit without error in a major upgrade when a later version is already installed.
  • I updated make.bat and to pass desired verbosity from the NAnt side of the build to the MSBuild side.
  • Candy Chiang, of the team integrating WiX into Visual Studio, contributed many updates to the WiX.chm documentation.

Bug fixes