[wix-users] Burn: util:FileSearch failing with "did not find path" for file in system32 dir

Bruce Cran bruce at cran.org.uk
Fri Aug 26 10:08:55 PDT 2016

On 8/26/2016 10:59 AM, Bob Arnson wrote:

> I've used Path="[SystemFolder]wintrust.dll" successfully.

Thanks! Of course access to [WindowsFolder]system32 _is_ being 
redirected, and there's no hal.dll in SysWow64.

I had started thinking I'd need to dig around in the guts of the 
registry (e.g. 
which I feared would be rather unreliable - but since wintrust.dll 
exists in both locations and has the expected version number I'll go 
with that.

Bruce Cran

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