Windows Installer 3.0 Redistributable Live

I was just notified that the Windows Installer 3.0 redistributable has been posted live. 

1.  The redistributable package can be obtained from:

2.  There is also a Knowledgebase article about this release available at:

3.  Finally, the SDK documentation and tools are part of the Windows XP Service Pack 2 platform SDK and are available by clicking the "Windows XP SP2 SDK" link from:

I know a number of you were waiting for this release, so here we go.  On with better patching and command-line typing in Darwin.

Comments (10)

  1. Hurray! Just what I had been waiting for. 🙂

  2. Esteban from Argentina says:

    the links are broken!!!!!!!!

  3. Esteban,

    I just tried again and all the links are working for me. Can you be more specific about which link you are having issues with?

  4. ZippyV says:

    Stupid question, but … Is Wix able to create Windows Installer 3.0 compatible installations?

  5. ZippyV,

    Absolutely. The WiX toolset can create an MSI file for any version of the Windows Installer.

    Also, A better place to ask general WiX questions is the maililng list.

  6. Hartmann says:

    Comment se fait-il k’il y ait tant de protocoles à ce k’on télécharge ce logiciel indispensable? C’è vraiment trop con…

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