C#: Getting Installer Product Data From Hosted Web PI GUI

The previous post explained how to get event notification from a running WPI installer instance. This post will describe how to get information about the products being installed by WPI and about the installation status itself. Continue reading

C#: Getting Feedback From Hosted Web PI GUI

The previous post explained how to host the Microsoft Web Platform Installer (WPI) in an own Windows Forms application. It’s nice that we can do that, but it only really makes sense when you need to perform special actions depending on the parameters determined by WPI during installation. Continue reading