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Aut2Exe Icon Support?

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Matt @ MPCS

OS Version: MS Windows Vista Premium

AutoIt Version: v3.2.8.1

There appears to be a bug when specifying the /icon switch in Aut2Exe. It doesn't blow up or anything; it just doesn't appear to use the specified ICO file. An example command line used that exemplifies this is as follows:

C:\Users\Matt\AppData\Local\Temp\ExeWrap277\Aut2Exe\Aut2Exe.exe /in "C:\Users\Matt\AppData\Local\Temp\ExeWrap277\Dashboard.au3" /out "DynamicDashboard.exe" /icon "C:\Users\Matt\Desktop\NetworkIcons\28.ico" /comp 4 /nodecompile

After executing the above command line the executable is created successfully but it still uses the AutoIt icon. Am I doing something wrong or is this a bug???

Thanks,

Matt @ MPCS (Paxus LLC)

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Zedna

Only side note: I'm using directive

#AutoIt3Wrapper_Icon=my_icon.ico

at begin of my scripts so I needn't handle icons at compile time, just hit F7 in Scite and 

AutoIt3Wrapper will do job for me

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Matt @ MPCS

Thanks Zedna! I could do that and it would simplify my compilation process.

Thanks again,

Matt @ MPCS (Paxus LLC)

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Matt @ MPCS

Still no avail... It may be because I am not running it through the Autoit3Wrapper but in either case the Aut2Exe command line should still work. Any more suggestions???

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Jos

AutoIt3Wrapper is using this similar commandline so should work when its a corect filename and filetype ...

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Matt @ MPCS

The command line I identified above is generated by the AutoIt code generator ExeWrap that I posted a few years ago in which I verify existence of the icon file. I know it should work but for some reason it doesn't.

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Matt @ MPCS

It appears this is just a strange Windows bug. I am not quite sure what the coincidence is that it happens yet but when I the executable is configured to be generated in a different directory (such as c:\) it seems to work without a hitch. I'll do some more testing to verify my findings but for now this appears to be resolved.

Matt @ MPCS (Paxus LLC)

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