[wix-users] Customize Windows Installer Icon (Computer Icon with CD image)

Ven H venh.123 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 1 09:46:36 PST 2018

Thanks a lot, Rob. I am not sure how to change this. Also, in that case,
can't I package this icon as part of my installer? Can you please provide
some more info?


On Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 11:12 PM, Rob Mensching <rob at firegiant.com> wrote:

> IIRC, you have to change the ProgId registered for the Windows Installer
> to change that icon. Then all MSIs on that computer will have the new icon.
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> Subject: Re: [wix-users] Customize Windows Installer Icon (Computer Icon
> with CD image)
> Sorry Habib. I am not sure if you understood me. There is an icon, which
> is shown on several places like on the MSI, on the Status bar during
> installation, at the top left corner of every dialog and so on (a small
> computer with a CD image). I am asking about customizing that.
> Regards,
> Venkatesh

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