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Deleting EXE file

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Hi,

I am packaging Visio 2007 Professional and wrote a script that gets rid of the leftovers after it's uninstalled. I've called it Uninstall Visio.exe and added it into the install package. I put it here during install, C:\Documents And Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Microsoft Office, but want to remove it after a user clicks it to uninstall Visio. Below is the script I'm using. My hunch is that since the EXE file is still running, it's not able to delete itself.

Is there a way I can run this file to uninstall Visio and then delete it?

RunWait('"\\Jiminy\packaging\In Repackaging\1261 - Visio 2007Pro\1_Legacy_Installation\setup.exe" /uninstall VisPro /config "\\jiminy\Packaging\In Repackaging\1261 - Visio 2007Pro\1_Legacy_Installation\VisPro.WW\uninstall.xml"')

If FileExists(@ProgramFilesDir & "\Microsoft Office\Icon.409355D3.A11F.4A41.88CA.8D18CFBE6981.exe") Then

FileDelete(@ProgramFilesDir & "\Microsoft Office\Icon.409355D3.A11F.4A41.88CA.8D18CFBE6981.exe")

EndIf

If FileExists(@ProgramFilesDir & "\Microsoft Office\Patches") Then

FileDelete(@ProgramFilesDir & "\Microsoft Office\Patches")

EndIf

If FileExists(@WindowsDir & "\Tagfiles\Tag 1261.exe") Then

FileDelete(@WindowsDir & "\Tagfiles\Tag 1261.exe")

EndIf

RegDelete("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Visio")

If FileExists("C:\Documents And Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Microsoft Office\Uninstall Visio.exe") Then

FileRecycle("C:\Documents And Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Microsoft Office\Uninstall Visio.exe")

EndIf

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Thanks water :D


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You have written the code, I just clicked on the search button :D


My UDFs and Tutorials:

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UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2017-04-18 - Version 1.4.8.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
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Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
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PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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