[wix-users] How to run CA only on Uninstall

MANO MANO mano.n.s75 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 17 03:08:03 PST 2015

conditioning REMOVE="ALL" will make the CA to run only during uninstall.

On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 1:01 PM, Mark Vulfson <markvu at gmail.com> wrote:

> I am trying to get my Custom Action to ONLY run on honest to goodness
> uninstall (repair is acceptable) but I can't seem to get the condition
> quite right.
> The CA keeps running on minor upgrade always (i.e. maintenance mode).
> This is what I tried:
>             <Custom Action="UninstallOnlyCA" After="RemoveFiles">
>         </Custom>
> and:
>             <Custom Action="UninstallOnlyCA" After="RemoveFiles">
>           <![CDATA[REMOVE~="All" OR MaintenanceMode="Remove"]]>
>     </Custom>
> Neither gets me what I want. How can I make it run only during an actual
> uninstall not during upgrade, not during maintenance mode, or install?
> Thanks!
> Mark
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